One man arrested, second wanted in auto theft investigation
POSTED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 4:18pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 4:23pm
McAllen, TEXAS (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A Mexican citizen is arrested at an Hidalgo port of entry for attempting to cross a stolen vehicle into Mexico.
Custom agents encountered Ricardo Zavala Miranda, 21, at the Hidalgo port of entry attempting to enter into Mexico with a stolen white 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck.
The vehicle had been reported stolen in the early hours of Friday June, 14 in a 2400 Block of West Iris.
Zavala was charged with two counts of Theft by Appropriation which is a State Jail Felony. His bonds were set at $50,000.00 each.
Investigators are looking for a second suspect believed to be identified as "El Cachas" and suspected in the theft of second vehicle.
If you have any information of the identity of "El Cachas," please call McAllen Crime Stoppers at 956-687-TIPS.