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Mesquite Police arrest Las Vegas Man in car burglaries

posted Feb 4, 2013, 2:22 PM by Kimberly Otero   [ updated Mar 31, 2014, 2:06 PM by Tyson Kennedy ]

Mesquite Police Officers responded to the Mesquite Salon De Fiesta located at 780 W Hafen Lane Saturday evening on a report that security had a male suspect detained for breaking into several vehicles.

After their investigation, Officers arrested Mario Gaxiola, 30, of Las Vegas for Burglary – Auto (3 counts), Petit Larceny (2 counts), Possession of Stolen Property (2 counts), and Malicious Destruction of Private Property.

Gaxiola was taken to Mesa View Regional Hospital to be treated for intoxication and injuries he received when he fell prior to Officers’ arrival.  After being medically cleared Gaxiola was then taken to The Mesquite Detention Center where he was processed and later transported to the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas.