Wichita Falls, Texas – A man is behind bars after police say he threatened to shoot a person.
On Wednesday, around 1:00 a.m., patrol officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department received information that 39-year-old Marcos Garza made threats to shoot a person in the 5100 block of Kingston. Officers quickly responded to that area.
While Officers were on scene, they observed Garza arrive and exit a vehicle. Officers announced their presence at which time Garza began to flee on foot. While evading Officers, Garza threw down a handgun.
Officers were able to get Garza into custody without incident in the 4800 block of Trinidad.
The weapon was recovered and found to be loaded.