Posted: Aug 11, 2014 12:17 PM
Updated: Aug 11, 2014 2:16 PM
MCALLEN - Police arrested two men wanted for stealing sunglasses at a store in La Plaza Mall. Christian Garcia and Abelardo Gomez Reyes are also accused of assaulting a security officer.
The robbery happened August 5. McAllen police said a loss prevention officer stopped Garcia, when he walked out of the mall. Garcia allegedly had several pairs of stolen sunglasses. According to officers, Reyes went behind the officer and assaulted him.
Bond for each of the suspect's was set at $80,000.