POSTED: Tuesday, December 22, 2009 - 9:28am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
A man was arrested over the weekend trying to cross a stolen truck into Mexico.
The truck was reported stolen from a retail store in north McAllen and the man was attempting to cross the truck at the Hidalgo/Reynosa International bridge. Garrett Kinard was taken into custody by federal agents and turned over to McAllen police. Kinard told police he was hired in Houston by a drug cartel to steal vehicles and then cross them over to Mexico.