Alleged 'career criminal' caught with stolen tailgates
Laredo police arrest a man they call a career criminal.
Thirty-one year-old Rodrigo Flores was arrested late last night near Arkansas and Saunders after a 911 call to police.
The caller told police the tailgate of a Ford F-250 truck had just been stolen and dark colored truck with a loud muffler was leaving the scene.
After police canvassed the area, they later stopped Flores and found three tailgates in his truck, along with his own wife and child.
A search of his home revealed another one.
He was arrested on charges of theft of property.
Flores has been arrested a total of 23 times before on various charges.