3 arrested after authorities spot suspect vehicle

John Alfred Grimes
John Alfred Grimes
Julian Garcia
Julian Garcia
Francisco Blanco Garcia
Francisco Blanco Garcia
Stolen 4-wheelers found
Stolen 4-wheelers found
Stolen firearms found inside the residence
Stolen firearms found inside the residence

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Three people have been arrested after police recognized their vehicle as matching the description of one used in a residential burglary.

Police pulled the car over and identified the driver and passengers. After further investigation, authorities went to a home on CR 37, where officials were given permission to search the premises. They found four wheelers, motorcycles, trailers, firearms and jewelry that were all reported to be stolen.

John Alfred Grimes (21), Julian Garcia (17) and Francisco Blanco Garcia (43) were arrested and are being held in the Smith County Jail on Burglary Habitation, Theft, Prohibited Weapon and Drug charges.

Authorities are still investigating the situation and say additional charges and arrests are possible.

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