Police have arrested a second
suspect in connection with an alleged assault at a Northeast El Paso McDonald's
restaurant last week.
Tyler Velasquez, 17, was arrested Christmas Day at his Northeast El Paso
home. Police allege that Velasquez was with Jesus Medina, 20, when Medina
pointed a gun at a 19-year-old employee at the McDonald's at 9461 Dyer.
Police said the incident took place at 4:05 p.m. Dec. 19. Velasquez allegedly
pulled up at the restaurant's drive-through in a Mercury Grand Marquis with
Medina in the passenger seat. During an argument with the McDonald's employee,
Medina allegedly pulled a black gun from his waistband and pointed it at the
employee as Velasquez drove away.
Velasquez faces a charge of aggravated assault and was booked into the El
Paso County Jail on a $5,000 bond. Medina, who faces an aggravated assault with
a deadly weapon charge, was arrested on Dec. 20 and booked into the El Paso
County Jail on a $45,000 bond.