Police arrested a 26-year-old man in connection with the Mi Familia Home Health and Adult Daycare Center Thursday evening.
According to Lt. Michael Jaramillo with the Alice Police Department, Heriberto Contreras is a known criminal and responsible for many burglaries in Alice. Contreras is a narcotic user and supports his habit through the burglaries.
When police questioned Contreras about the incident that occurred at the beginning of June he confessed. He also gave investigators information on where to find some of the stolen property.
According to police, Contreras and other unknown suspects entered the businesses through a window, damaged several office doors and ransacked at least 10 offices stealing a television, laptops, phones, client medications and client money.
Some of the stolen property was recovered and police are in the process of recovering additional property.
The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are to follow.
Contreras was transported to the Jim Wells County jail. He was given a $25,000 bond.