Toy rifle and suspects arrested in home robbery case
MISSION, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators arrested three more suspects believed to be involved in a home invasion in the Mission area.
On Wednesday, January 22nd around 4:30 a.m. a group of men forced their way, armed with a rifle, into a residence located at 2308 Ashley #1.
The suspects forced the victim, a 23 year-old woman, to lay on the floor as they they stole a television set and assorted jewelry.
Responding deputies did spot a suspicious vehicle in the area resulting in the arrest of one individual and recovered the stolen items.
Investigators were able to get additional information leading to the arrest of three adults, one juvenile and the recovery of a toy rifle that was used in the robbery.
The follow-up investigators, yielded sufficient probable cause to arrest three additional adults and one juvenile. All property was recovered as well as toy rifles used in the robbery.