Hidalgo law enforcement arrest suspected home invasion thieves.
POSTED: Friday, September 25, 2009 - 7:58am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:33am
Deputies in Hidalgo county believe they're on their way to solving a home invasion crime.
They've arrested two men and are looking for other suspects in the area. 21 year-old Rafael Varela and 26 year-old Rafael Saenz are both under arrest and according to Sheriff Lupe Treviño, seven men broke into a home on Tia Maria street located on the northeast side of Mercedes. They held two people at gunpoint and demanded money and drugs then took off with a green BMW Suv, keys and cell phones.
If you have information on the men wanted, call the Hidalgo county CrimeStoppers at 956.668.TIPS.