Police Arrest Suspect in Alice Car Theft, Kidnapping
ALICE (Kiii News) -
A man accused of stealing a car with a toddler inside on Feb. 4 in Alice is now behind bars. Alice police arrested Mark Gonzalez for the crime on Wednesday.
Police said that Gonzalez jumped into a woman's car while she was dropping off one of her children with a baby sitter. The frantic mother called police because her three-year old was still inside of the vehicle.
After a 40-minute search, the girl was found safe inside of the car, which was abandoned at a nearby apartment complex.
Gonzalez was charged with stealing the car and kidnapping.