Staff ReportNewsWest 9
FORT STOCKTON – Three adults and five juveniles were arrested for engaging in organized criminal activity last week.
The Fort Stockton Police Department tells NewsWest 9, former Miss Fort Stockton winner, 18-year-old Mikala Baker, Brandon Hoskins and Jose Quiroz were booked into jail and have since bonded out.
The arrests come after they were accused of burglaries at Pacheco’s Burritos, Burrito Express and Fidels Grocery in Fort Stockton.
Officials tell NewsWest 9 that police were able to identify the suspects using surveillance video and other investigative work.
Police say there have been other burglaries around town but they aren’t sure if these people are connected to those robberies.
We’re told the case will go before a grand jury.