On Dec. 7 at 9:48 a.m., the Austin County Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from a local citizen, informing them that he was just robbed and assaulted at a residence on Mixville Road.
Sheriff’s deputies arrived at 9:56 a.m. and met the victim. According to the victim, he was riding his bicycle on Mixville Road when he noticed a black vehicle parked at a residence of which he was familiar with and knew the vehicle had not previously been at that residence. The victim stopped at the residence and then noticed two Hispanic men exit the residence.
The men then attacked the victim, hitting him repeatedly in the head. They then took the victim’s cell phone, got into the black car and left the area. Sheriff’s deputies were unable to locate the vehicle at that time. Austin County EMS Sealy Unit then arrived at the location and the victim refused treatment.
Austin County Sheriff’s Office investigators are currently working the case. If anyone has any information concerning the incident, please contact Austin County Crime Stoppers at 979-865-2949 or contact the Austin County Sheriff’s Office at 979-865-3111.