Merch trail leads Deputies to burglary suspect hiding under bed
POSTED: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 - 12:49pm
LAS CRUCES, TX (KTSM) — A trail of convenience store merchandise lead Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies to the arrest of Daniel Garcia, 20 on Tuesday.
Just after 2 a.m., deputies responded to neighbors' calls of hearing broken glass in the area of E. Union. They said they spotted the merchandise scattered on a roadway directing investigators to an apartment on S. Main. Garcia was found hiding under a bed of one of the residences.
Investigators noted several cuts on Garcia’s arms which were consistent with injuries caused from broken glass.
Garcia was booked into the Doña Ana County Detention Center with burglary charges.