Home Depot robbery suspect behind bars

Albert Schurbe

Two individuals have been arrested in connection to the Home Depot robbery in McAllen.

Gregorio Garcia III and Albert Schurbe were formally arraigned charged with aggravated robbery.

A McAllen municipal court judge set a $150,000 dollar bond for each suspect.

The robbery happened at the Home Depot on Trenton Road in McAllen on the morning of Friday, June 19th.

Investigators said one of the two men walked out of the store with an ax and a power tool, when a store employee confronted the suspect.

THe suspect threatened the employee with the ax and fled the store.

The investigation led officers to the arrest of Garcia and Schurbe.

Both are now sitting behind bars at the Hidalgo County Jail.