UPDATE – Angel Gomez was taken into custody at his residence at 5:45 am without incident. He was booked into Woodbury County Jail and charged with Domestic Assault, False Imprisonment, Robbery, and other charges related to this incident.
On August 23, 2014 at about 7:48 pm, the Sioux City Police Department received a report of a kidnapping involving a gun in the 2000 block of Summit St.
Officers learned that Angel Gomez of Sioux City threatened his fiancé with a gun and forced her into a car.
Gomez then struck another vehicle that was not involved while fleeing the area.
Gomez drove to War Eagle Park where he threatened another subject with the gun and stole that person’s vehicle. The owner of the car that was stolen was not injured in this incident.
Gomez’s fiancé was treated at a local hospital for non-life threatening injures as a result of be being assaulted by him during this incident. Her name is not being released at this time.
Angel Gomez is 22 years old and described as a Hispanic male that is about 5’ 07” tall and weighing 140 pounds. He has short black hair, a moustache, and a mole on the right side of his chin. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and black shorts. He is considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS.
He was last seen driving a red 2001 Toyota Corolla with Nebraska plate 70AC13.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact law enforcement immediately.
Anyone with information in this case can call the Sioux City Police Department at 279-6440 or CrimeStoppers at 258-TIPS.
Any arrest/charges noted in this report should be considered merely an accusation. All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.