FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Six teens face charges ranging from aggravated robbery to burglary of an alleged crime that spans Fort Worth and the North Richland Hills over several days.
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Police said the first incident, a car crash, happened on Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. 05.30. Lauren De La Rosa, 19, allegedly asked the victim for a ride to a spot near John T. White and Loop 820. While there, the victim was then assaulted by several male suspects who were armed. The suspects, later identified as: Aron Martinez, 18, Fabian Almanza, 17, Justin Tovar, 17, Keaun Woods, 19, and reportedly a 16-year-old male youngster robbed the victim of his clothes, purse and keys to his car and home. Police said they then stole the victim’s car and burglary at his home. Various items were later stolen, including a gun.
During the course of the investigation, Fort Worth Police Department investigators were informed that these suspects were also involved in a robbery that occurred in the North Richland Hills the same day.
said police of the rose was put off at the robbery in North Richland Hills in the car that was stolen during the robbery in Fort Worth. The male suspects assaulted another victim at his home in North Richland Hills, according to police, and stole his car. Investigators received information that the two stolen vehicles were in a home on Ave. L in Fort Worth.
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Officers stopped traffic on both cars as they left the home. Further investigations revealed that the suspects robbed another male victim at La Gran Plaza in Fort Worth on January 5 and in Hurst in November 2021.
Detectives said they believe the victims of these robberies were specifically targeted. Officers found several weapons from the suspects, including the gun stolen in Fort Worth on Jan. 10.
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