McALLEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The U.S. Marshals executed an arrest warrant at a Motel 6 in McAllen.
Execution of the warrant began Thursday morning and carried into the afternoon at the motel, which is located near 6th and 10th Street, officials with the U.S. Marshals said.
A man who was wanted out of Brownsville for aggravated robbery was located in McAllen and taken into custody.
In an update, Brownsville police identified the man as 21-year-old Carlos Ivan Ortegon. In a previous post, police said that Ortegon was the suspect in several thefts of motor vehicles.
Brownsville police added that he will be arraigned in Brownsville Saturday morning.
The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office said they assisted in the arrest.