Police Catch Man Trying To Steal Tires From Local Car Lot

Juan Robledo (Jail photo)

MCGREGOR (January 3, 2014) McGregor police early Friday morning arrested a man they say was trying to steal tires from a local car dealership.

Juan Robledo, 33, was in the process of being booked into the McLennan County Jail after McGregor police arrested him at about 4 a.m. at the John McLaren Chevrolet dealership, McGregor police Lt. Joe Coy said.

Coy said officers were sent to the dealership on U.S. Highway 84 and when they arrived they found a man trying to take tires off cars that were parked in the dealership lot.

Coy said Robledo will face charges for the attempted theft and may faces additional charges for possession of drugs.