SAN ANGELO – A San Angelo man took a plea deal for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in District Court in San Angelo Thursday. Donavan Guzman was indicted on the aggravated assault charge after an altercation at a San Angelo Apartment complex where he was accused of ramming his car into an SUV during a domestic dispute.
According to court documents, on May 25, 2021, San Angelo police informed investigators they responded to Nueva Vista Apartments, located at 2401 Lillie Street in regards to a domestic disturbance. Once on scene, officers met with the victim who said she was operating a tan Chevy Tahoe that was intentionally struck by Guzman.
The victim advised that she was leaving with her two children when Guzman drove a black Honda Civic into her vehicle. After Guzman rammed the victim’s vehicle, he abandoned the Honda Civic in the parking lot.
Guzman was arrested on August 3, 2021 and was indicted on November 4, 2021.
The plea deal sentenced Guzman to eight years in prison for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. That sentence will run concurrent with a prior drug possession charge.