Covarrubias Company Theft
Onto laredos police beat. A man is arrested after racking up 11-thousand dollars in merchandise using his company's information.
This is 26 year old Jesus Covarubias. He allegedly used a forwarding company's name and created an account to order merchandise online at grainger for pick-up. Police say according to a witness, Covarubias went and picked up the merchandise worth 11-thousand dollars. He bought 2 portable generators valued at 17-hundred dollars a piece. he also bought 3 h-d flat screen tv's and garden supplies. The forwarding company never gave him consent to buy the merchandise. He was fired from his former employment in August and committed the theft in October. Police were able to recover one generator at a pawn shop. He is beng held for bond of 115-thousand dollars.