Botched robbery of McDonalds ends with arrest in Alamo
Sat, 02 Nov 2013 02:10:41 GMT —
A man is behind bars following a botched robbery at a fast food restaurant in Alamo.
It all happened at the McDonalds restaurant off Expressway 83 and Alamo Road early Thursday morning.
Alamo police arrested 19-year-old Jonathan Martinez on an aggravated robbery charge.
Investigators said the Martinez tried to rob the fast food restaurant by hiding a pair of pliers under his shirt.
The robbery didn't work and Martinez fled without cash but officers found him nearby.
Martinez remains in custody at the Hidalgo County Jail under a $70,000 bond.