Truck theif now in custody
BROWNSVILLE. TX (NEWS CENTER 23) — An alleged truck theif is in custody, after the owner of the vehicle tracked him down himself.
Brownsville police arrested Jose Luis Acuna for allegedly stealing a 1999 Yukon in Brownsville.
Police say the victim was actually following the vehicle when he called B-P-D.
Acuna allegedly stole the truck, while the owner was gassing up.
He led police on a low speed chase, before abandoning the vehicle on Villa Verde drive.
Police say they caught Acuna on foot, a short time later.