The Beat



CALEXICO – At approximately 10:53 p.m. on May 26, officers were dispatched to the California Supermarket located at 127 E. Second Street in reference to a robbery that had just occurred. The suspect was identified as Brian Daniel Alatorre. Alatorre allegedly stole beer and food from the market and walked out of the store. Upon being confronted by employees, Alatorre reportedly brandished a knife and took off with the merchandise. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers detained Alatorre after a stop, and he was placed at the Port of Entry. Alatorre was then transported to Imperial County Jail.