Man Attempts McDonald’s Robbery with Pair of Pliers

A man is behind bars following a botched robbery of a fast food restaurant in Alamo.

It all happened at the McDonald’s restaurant off Expressway 83 and Alamo road early Thursday morning.

Alamo police arrested 19 year old Jonathan Martinez on an aggrevated robbery charge.

Investigators said Martinez tried to rob the fast food restaurant by hiding a pair of pliers under his shirt.

The robbery didn’t work and Martinez fled without cash but officers found him nearby.

Martinez remains in custody at the Hidalgo County Jail under a $70,000 bond.



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