Mercedes Police Chief: Investigator Recognized Suspect from Previous Place of Employment
MERCEDES – Mercedes police have arrested a third suspect involved in two Rio Grande Valley robberies.
Chief Dagoberto Chavez said one of his investigators used to work as a resource officer for Mercedes Independent School District and he recognized the suspect from a surveillance video.
The suspect, 18-year-old Ernest Sigala, was a student at the same time the officer worked for the district.
The police chief says Sigala was arrested earlier this month in connection to another case.
Watch the video above for further details.
Studies suggest Vitamin D could reduce effects of COVID-19
Survey aims to improve scientific understanding of COVID-19
Concerned about the coronavirus, Willacy County bans many Halloween activities
Mission Police Department holds memorial for K-9 officer
Edinburg City Council votes to place charter amendment that would automatically suspend...