Robbery suspects arrested


MCALLEN, Texas – Wanted robbery suspect, Jorge Javier Tovar, 23 has been arraigned on a robbery charge. Two other suspects Baldemar Gutierrez and Isabel Melendez were also arrested in connection to the robbery case.

McAllen Police said the trio are responsible for demanding money at a hotel in the 300 block of East Expressway 83 in McAllen just after midnight on Tuesday.

They fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Gutierrez and Melendez are facing two charges for burglary of habitation and one charge for robbery.

Both are being held on a $150,000 bond.

Tovar was given a $75,000 bond.

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