Alleged Home Depot robber arrested at bus stop


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — El Paso police arrested a 23-year-old man on Wednesday after he allegedly committed a robbery at a West Side Home Depot.

Police say Jose Angel Venegas, 23, stole property from the Home Depot at 7545 N. Mesa around 5:30 p.m. He allegedly assaulted a security officer who had approached him.

Venegas then fled the area with the property but was arrested at a bus depot at 7500 Remcon, the closest one to the store, police say.

He is behind bars at the El Paso County Detention Facility under a $10,000 bond.

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