Posted: Jan 7, 2013 3:21 PM
Updated: Jan 7, 2013 4:38 PM
McALLEN - Police arrested Elias Adan Quintana on Tuesday after he allegedly tried to carjack a motorist at a parking lot on Jackson Road in McAllen.
Officials said the intended victim fought back and held Quintana until police arrived. Police arrested Quintana on multiple charges, including unlawfully carrying a weapon.
Police said the intended victim noticed the suspect's gun chamber was open and there were no bullets in the firearm. He fought with the suspect and held him while witnesses called 911.