Man caught by police trying to steal an A/C unit
SAN BENITO, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — A man attempting to commit a theft returns to the crime scene, only to be arrested by officers.
San Benito police say Jimmy Macias was part of a group that tried to steal a large A-C unit from a vacant home in the 6 hundred block of North Sam Houston.
When officers arrived, the group scattered, leaving a bicycle behind.
Not long after, police say Macias returned to the scene to retrieve that bike but that's when they arrested him.
He is charged with criminal mischief.