Arrest Made in Connection With Aggravated Robbery in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - There's been an arrest in the aggravated robbery of a Midland snow cone stand.

Midland Police say 18-year-old Antonio Valenzula was arrested over the weekend.

He's accused of holding up the Hawaiian Breeze in the 1300 block of Rankin Highway late last month.

According to the Midland Reporter Telegram, another teen, 19-year-old Michael Espinoza was also arrested for the crime.

According to the paper, both teens are also tied to a July 31st drive by shooting in the 700 block of Clay Street.

They're both suspected gang members.