Car thief caught, two other suspects on the run

Jose Luera

One of three suspects involved with stealing a Ford F-150 at gunpoint has been arrested.

McAllen Police Department took Jose Luera into custody on Saturday.

Luera and two other men went to AutoMax Motors on S. 23rd Street and asked to test drive the pick-up truck.

During the test drive, the suspects pulled out a gun and threatened the car lot TMs employee.

McAllen Police were able to track Luera but are still searching for the other men.

The 39-year-old was charged with Aggravated Robbery and his bond was set at $250,000.

Anyone with information on the other suspect TMs whereabouts is encouraged to call McAllen Crime Stoppers at 687-TIPS.