'Doggie Door Burglar' gets 6 years in prison

Steven Hicks, 29, is charged with burglary of a habitation in connection to a break-in at a home in the Montrose area earlier this month. Detectives say Hicks used a doggie door to gain entry into the home.

February 13, 2012 3:46:41 PM PST
The so-called 'Doggie Door Burglar' is headed to prison for six years.

Steven Hicks, 29, pleaded guilty to burglary Monday and received his sentence. Hicks was caught on camera crawling into a doggie door at a home on Montrose and West Gray.

The homeowner placed the camera there after hearing from a neighbor that someone was prowling around the house.