Teen wanted for allegedly punching, kicking pregnant girlfriend

A teen is wanted for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend who was five months pregnant at the time of the incident, according to the Laredo Police Department.

Dagoberto Castillo, 19, has an active warrant for assault of a pregnant person.

The case dates back to Sept. 7, when Laredo police officers responded to a domestic disturbance reported in the 2100 block of Los Cerezos Drive. There, a woman stated that her boyfriend had assaulted her. Authorities would identify her boyfriend as Castillo.

She added that Castillo punched and kicked her knowing she was five months pregnant. Investigators presented their findings in the case to an assistant district attorney, who approved the issuance of an arrest warrant for Castillo.

Castillo stands 5 feet, 7 inches and weighs 190 pounds. His hair is black and eyes are brown. To report his whereabouts, call Laredo Crime Stoppers at 727-TIPS (8477). Information leading to an arrest may be rewarded with up to $1,000. Callers will remain anonymous.