Four apprehended, one on the run for burglary of a building in Elsa

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Four apprehended, one on the run for burglary of a building in Elsa (Source: Elsa Police Department Facebook) 

The Elsa Police Department apprehend four suspects and is looking for the fifth suspect following a burglary on Dec. 19.

According to a Facebook post, officers responded to an alarm at Fist Cash Pawn at 108 West highway 107.

At the location, officers said they observed five male subjects behind the pawnshop attempting to pry open the back door.

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The release states all five in suspect were c covering their face with bandanas and one was carrying a rifle.

After seeing the officer, the release reports that the suspects fled the area on foot.

The department quickly apprehended one of the suspects with the assistance of the Hidalgo County Sherriff’s office. Three other suspects were apprehended following a brief search.

The individuals arrested and their charges are listed below as they appear on the release:

Jose Antonio Vasquez 18 years old from Edinburg TX.

  • Burglary of Building State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond
  • Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond
  • Evading Arrest Class A Misdemeanor – $5,000 bond
  • Unlawful Carrying a Weapon Class A Misdemeanor – $5,000 bond
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance less than one-gram State Jail Felony – $10,000 bond

Jonathan Garces 19 years old from Edinburg TX

  • Burglary of Building State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond
  • Evading Arrest Class A Misdemeanor – $5,000 bond
  • Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond

Sergio Garcia 19 years old from Edinburg TX

  • Burglary of Building State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond
  • Evading Arrest Class A Misdemeanor – $5,000 bond
  • Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity State Jail Felony – $20,000 bond

Juvenile 16 years old from Edinburg TX

  • Evading Arrest Class A Misdemeanor
  • Burglary of Building State Jail Felony
  • Engaging in Criminal Activity State Jail Felony

Elsa police continue looking for one suspect. The description provided in the release says he was wearing a grey hoodie and grey pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Elsa Police Department at 956-262-4721.

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