Central Texas Police Recover $90,000 Worth of Stolen Beer
Police in Dale, Texas involved in an undercover operation discovered over $100,000 dollars, more than 20 firearms, and about $90,000 in stolen beer late last week during a raid 30 miles south-east of Austin.
The beer was stolen from a Central Texas distributor and discovered on a farm where two men have been placed under arrest for alcohol related charges. Police in Austin say there will be more arrests in the days ahead as they break up a ring of illegal beer sales online.
A beer distributor in Austin reported the theft of it's product back on September 30th according to Chron.com. Two brothers have been placed under arrest so far for distributing alcohol without a license. Police say most of the beer reported stolen last month has now been recovered.