Five McAllen police officers recognized for their response to attempted robbery La Plaza Mall last month
By Bryan Ramos
oday, the city of McAllen recognized the five police officers who responded to last month’s attempted robbery of a jewelry store inside La Plaza Mall.
The City of McAllen presented the officers with awards and certificates for their “bravery, quick-thinking and efficient response” to the attempted robbery of Deutsch & Deutsch on July 28, the city said through its Twitter account on Friday.
Five police officers 👮🏻 were recognized today for their quick thinking and efficient response to the attempted robbery at La Plaza Mall. The officers were awarded medals 🎖 and certificates for their bravery. #McAllensFinest #AllSuspectsWereCaught #KeepingUsSafe pic.twitter.com/iBwpPVK8rs
— City of McAllen, TX (@CityofMcAllen) August 10, 2018
All seven suspects were charged with attempted robbery, while five of them face an additional charge for failure to identify.