Thieves caught red-handed stealing merchandise

      Three people were caught red-handed allegedly stealing merchandise at an Edinburg TJ Max this afternoon.

      It happened at the store located on Trenton Road near Expressway 281 just after 2 p.m.

      The stores security officer detained two women for stealing and called police.

      The third suspect was already in his car when Edinburg police officers arrived, he then led police on a pursuit south on Highway 281.

      He finally pulled over at the intersection of Dicker and Cage and was taken into custody after a brief struggle.

      Inside the man TMs car officers found a 2 year-old girl and trash bags full of stolen merchandise.

      All three suspects are facing theft, and resisting arrest charges.

      The man is also facing an evading arrest in a vehicle charge and child endangerment.