3 arrested in shrimp caper

Bertha Aguilar-Dorado, Eugenio Ortiz-Herrera and Julian Gonzalez-Orduna went before Judge Benito Ochoa on Tuesday being charged with theft. (Courtesy Photo)

Staff Writer


Three individuals were ar­rested and arraigned before Judge Benito Ochoa on Tues­day, Aug. 2 for an ongoing theft of shrimp for Schlitter­bahn Beach Water Park.

According to the Con­stable’s office, on Tuesday, Cameron County Precinct 1 Deputies received the infor­mation that individuals were involved in the shrimp theft operation.

The information received revealed that two male Schlit­terbahn employees were tak­ing sacks of frozen shrimp to a location in Port Isabel where a female subject would pick them up.

The investigation that fol­lowed the information re­vealed Eugenio Ortiz-Herrera and Julian Gonzalez-Orduna were the male employees preforming the theft and Ber­tha Aguilar-Dorado was their pick-up person.

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