Three arrested for stealing rifle from man

Posted at 5:23 PM, Jun 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-14 18:53:25-04

The Waco Police Department said they arrested three people for stealing a AK-47 from a individual.

On June 14 at around noon, patrol officers responded to a call of three suspects identified as Chris Morales, Skyler Durham, and Miguel Moreno, that stole a AK-47 from an individual in North Waco.

The victim was at a friend's house located at 1600 N 15th St., where the victim was to meet the three individuals who wanted to purchase the firearm. 

When the victim showed the weapon to the three, they stole the firearm, a magazine, a gun-case, and ammunition and fled from the scene on foot.

Officers where able to quickly locate a suspect at 928 Reynolds St.

During the investigation officers detained all three suspects and recovered the rifle and other items. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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