Watchful neighbor scares off burglar


On Tuesday, September 4, at about 11am, the unknown suspect burglarized a home located in the 800 block of Wavecrest Lane. The home's resident was at work when the suspect walked into the backyard and broke a window to gain entry into the home. While inside, the suspect collected various jewelry, computers and electronics before exiting the front door.

A watchful neighbor confronted the suspect as he carried a television from the home. The suspect fled as the neighbor confronted him, leaving the television behind. The suspect left in an unknown direction, riding a black 10-speed mountain bike.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his late twenties, standing approximately 5'11" and weighing between 175-185 pounds. The suspect has short black hair and a medium complexion.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.

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