LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - Three people are arrested for allegedly running a paper license plate scam.
Laredo Police arrested Celemente Palafox, Blas Pablo Mendoza and Susana Gonzalez for their alleged role in the scam.
Police say that when they questioned Gonzalez, she confessed to her and her husband’s involvement in the scam.
Gonzalez says that they had been buying fake paper licenses from someone in Mexico who smuggled the fake licenses.
Gonzalz said that she had been buying the fake plates for the past year and would sell them for $40.
All three are charged with engaging in organized crime and forgery, all of which are felonies.