SAPD: Third person arrested in connection with burglaries of Fiesta vendor tents at Market Square

Victor Cornejo, 19, was arrested Monday

SAN ANTONIO(Editor’s Note) The video above is from the June 25 arrest of Emmanuel Alonzo, 17, and Emmanuel Godinez, 19

Update: San Antonio police have arrested a third person in connection with multiple burglaries of vendor tents at Market Square during Fiesta events.

Police said 19-year-old Victor Cornejo will be booked on burglary charges Monday following the events that occurred earlier this month.

Victor Cornejo, 19 (San Antonio Police Department)

(Original Story)

Two men are now in custody after San Antonio police said they burglarized multiple vendor tents at Market Square following Fiesta events last weekend.

Emmanuel Alonzo, 17, and Emmanuel Godinez, 19, were arrested Friday night for damaging and burglarizing four vendor booths between June 19 and June 21, according to police.

Merchants told authorities the suspects stole wallets, purses, hunting knives and kitchen utensils, according to officials.

One vendor told police that their booth was hit twice in two days, according to a previous KSAT report.

Both Alonzo and Godinez were booked on burglary charges, police said.

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Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.