Third arrest made in Howe metal theft case

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HOWE, TX -- A third arrest has been made in connection with a metal theft case in Howe.

Howe Police say Wednesday they arrested 41-year-old Rigoberto Henriquez for Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity. Officers say he is responsible for multiple burglaries at Magni-fab where thousands of dollars worth of aluminum was stolen.

Investigators say he was working with 56-year-old Jerry Young Junior and 38-year-old Guadalupe Avalos who were arrested in connection with the crime last month.