Man arrested for allegedly burglarizing several businesses

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - An investigation of several burglary cases around town ends in the arrest of one man.

Twenty-two-year-old Agustin Ramirez Jr. is facing charges of burglary of habitation and theft, with a combined bond of $35,000.

Ramirez told police he would burglarize businesses to obtain money for his drug habit.

Police say Ramirez was in prison for two years on charges of human smuggling and was arrested for that crime back in February.