Former Animal Control Officer Arrested for Alleged Theft

Former Animal Control Officer Arrested for Alleged Theft

Robert Marcelino Martínez Jr. from Mercedes is accused of stealing property and making a false statement to an officer.

Mercedes Texas– Police arrest a former Mercedes Animal Control employee accused of stealing items left outside an apartment complex.

Robert Marcelino Martínez Jr. from Mercedes is accused of stealing property and making a false statement to an officer. According to Mercedes police chief Dagoberto Chavez, the incident occurred while Martinez was in a city vehicle.

Martinez was fired by the city and an investigation is ongoing.

Fox News South Texas will bring you more on this developing story as details are made available.

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