Police arrest six suspects in auto theft ring
POSTED: Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 1:43pm
UPDATED: Friday, May 31, 2013 - 8:13am
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Six individuals have been arrested and charged with their involvement in a auto theft ring in Brownsville.
Officers had concluded their investigation into the attempted theft of a GMC Yukon which then lead to 10 other cases of stolen vehicles to be solved in the last two months.
The six individuals arrested were Lisa Ann Gomez, 34, Andrew James Iracheta, 17, Joel Anthony Iracheta, 18, Armando Salazar, 20, Mario Mora Moreno, 18 and Raul Orlando Mendoza Lopez, 30, and each were charged with 10 counts of theft of a motor vehicle and one count of engaging in organized criminal activity.
The arrest of all six has generated information of another group of individuals target Dodge vehicles. If you have any information about stolen vehicles call Brownsville Crime Stoppers at 956.546.8477.