DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two Dallas Police officers lost their jobs Thursday.
Police Chief Renee Hall terminated Officers Christopher Hankins and Elvia Mercado for unrelated alleged crimes.READ MORE: Man Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Rob Chase Bank In Weatherford
Hankins is accused of stealing $800 worth of groceries from a Denton County Walmart last December.
He was also arrested for two domestic violence incident just hours apart, also in December.READ MORE: Family Of 'Kind Hearted, Caring' Man Slain In Oak Lawn Question Robbery As Motive In 'Senseless' Crime
Mercado meantime, was arrested in Irving for driving under the influence back in February.
Both officers have the right to appeal their firings.MORE NEWS: State Fair Vendors Facing Tight Labor Market