Seven Armed Illegal Aliens Charged in Texas Mall Robbery

By Natalia Mittelstadt |

The 7 illegal aliens arrested and charged with aggravated robbery in McAllen, Texas. (YouTube)

( — Seven Mexican nationals who entered the U.S. illegally were arraigned on Monday after they attempted to rob a jewelry store at gunpoint in the La Plaza Mall in McAllen, Texas, on Saturday, local media and Fox News reported.

The seven men were charged with aggravated robbery. During they robbery they brandished handguns and smashed the glass display cases. There were no injuries or gunfire during the attempted robbery, and an undercover police officer with a concealed-carry handgun helped stop the crime.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.