Two Men Arrested For Over 30 Burglaries
POSTED: Friday, May 27, 2011 - 9:50am
UPDATED: Friday, May 27, 2011 - 5:58pm
EL PASO- Sheriffs have arrested two men involved in over 30 burglaries in the areas of Vinton, Texas; Canutillo, Texas, and Berino, New Mexico.
22-year-old Ismael Chacon was arrested on Wednesday after attempting to enter the United States at the Paso Del Norte Bridge. Customs and Border Protection agents detained Chacon until Sheriff officials arrived.
20-year-old Auturo Morales was arrested on May 18 after a Sheriff's Surveillance Team noticed a vehicle matching Morales' and conducted a traffic stop.
Morales is a Sureno gang member and also had an outstanding warrant for theft of copper over $15,000 and possession of marijuana.