The San Antonio Police Department Robbery Task Force announces the arrests of Justin Hernandez, 29, Steven Estrada, 31, and Vanessa Isaac, 34. The SAPD Robbery Task Force, with the assistance from the San Marcos Police Department, SAPD Rapid Response Team and SAPD Street Crimes Unit identified, apprehended and charged the trio with a combined 24 Aggravated Robbery Charges from 13 convenience stores and one home invasion robbery that occurred on the city’s southeast side. Additionally, the trio have a total of three more Aggravated Robbery Charges from Hays County. The San Antonio robberies occurred from November 2020 through January 2021.
In several of the robberies, multiple convenience store clerks and customers were shot at and some were beaten severely with handguns despite not showing any type of resistance. The main suspect, Justin Hernandez, was recently released on Parole for an Aggravated Robbery charge. The SAPD Robbery Task Force is still investigating and working on additional charges for the trio as well as others who may have conspired with or assisted with the robberies