Parkersburg Police Uniformed Officers arrested Abel Jacob Sheers Trujillo III, after a short vehicle pursuit early this morning. Officers observed the driver in a silver Hyundai in the area of 16th Street and Beaver Street. The officer, Officer R.M. Sanchez chased the driver in a small area through several streets. Speeds that reached in excess of 70 miles per hour were observed by the officer during certain times of the chase.
The chase ended with the driver turning onto a dead end street and exiting his vehicle and running on foot from the officer. Officer Sanchez quickly apprehended the suspect hiding in a wooded area.
Trujillo was arrested with one felony count of Fleeing with Reckless Indifference. He was taken to Wood County magistrate Court to be arraigned. Trujillo was taken before Magistrate Kuhl and a bond was set at $10,000.00. The defendant remains in custody at this time, and should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.
Abel Jacob Sheers Trujillo III
4307 14th Ave.