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18 year old Victoria man arrested for making terroristic threat at Sam's Club

VICTORIA, Texas - On Saturday, 08/17/2019, approximately 4:00PM, VPD officers responded to SAMS Club, 9202
N. Navarro St. in response to a terroristic threat. SAMS Club received a call at approximately
3:55PM at which time the caller threatened to shoot employees and customers.
The phone number was obtained by an off-duty VPD employee at the location who ultimately
identified the caller as 18 year old Victoria resident, Elicio Martinez.
Martinez was identified by management as a SAMS Club employee who was working at the
time.
A VPD Detective responded to the location and obtained a confession from Martinez for the
threats.
Martinez was arrested without incident and transported to the VCSO Jail where he was charged
with Terroristic Threat.

The information in this article was sent in a press release by Officer David Brogger with the Victoria Police Depatment. 


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