FLASH STAFF REPORT
STEPHENVILLE (May 5, 2016) – Before 6 a.m. Thursday morning, Stephenville Police worked in conjunction with the Region 6 Special Operations group to execute search and arrest warrants at two separate locations in Stephenville which were witnessed by several residents on their way to work and school.
According to Stephenville PD, the warrants were the result of an investigation into the recent burglaries of vehicles and theft of firearms in the area.
Dawson Gain Mendez, 17, was arrested for burglary of a habitation (a second degree felony) and booked into the Erath County Jail.
Officers said the investigation is still ongoing and updates will be given as they become available.