MIDLAND COUNTY - Trying to hijack gas in Midland County got a gang of people thrown behind bars.
After reports of fuel being stolen from West Texas Gas, a joint operation was formed to find the culprits.
The Midland County Sheriff's Office joined with the Texas Highway Patrol and the Texas Comptroller's Office.
After investigating a few days, the suspects appeared at a station in Midland County.
Apparently vehicles were being swapped one after the other and filled with stolen gas.
Officers arrested six people and their semi's and SUV's were seized.
36-year-old Jose Delbosque, who was the main suspect and also thought to be the ring leader, was arrested.
Also taken in were 41-year-old Blanca Ronquillo-Corrales, 55-year-old Jose Dominquez, 38-year-old Aden Cardenas, 38-year-old Alfonso Cordova and 38-year-old Carlos Chavez.
Everyone was charged with organized criminal activity and theft.