1 arrested in car thefts at Bernalillo dealership

Posted at: 09/03/2014 12:35 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

Albuquerque police arrested a man in connection to a robbery at a Bernalillo car dealership.

Wicked Motors reported the theft of seven cars on Sunday. A short surveillance clip of the incident shows two people walking around the lot.

According to the criminal complaint, an officer caught Brandon Herrera driving in one of the stolen vehicles in northwest Albuquerque on Tuesday.

Herrera told the officer a friend gave him the vehicle to pay off a debt.

Police say Herrera also had a stolen gun with him.