Man arrested for DWI and theft after returning to crime scene
FAR EAST EL PASO — An El Paso man is in jail after returning to the scene where police say he stole a bottle of alcohol.
22-year-old Andres Rodriguez has been arrested for DWI and theft.
Police say Rodriguez stole a bottle of Smirnoff at a Howdy's store near Montwood and Zaragosa Thursday.
The clerk called police and shortly after, Rodriguez returned to the store and told officers he had planned to pay for the alcohol the next day.
The officer at the scene says Rodriguez had a BAC of 0.17.
Rodriguez's bond totals $1041.