Home camera catches thief in action

Home camera catches thief in action

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A suspected burglar forced open a garage door to gain entrance into a Jonesboro woman's home.

Police say it happened in the 1200-block of South Church Street on Friday.

The woman was not home at the time but said she got an alert from a security camera of someone being inside.

According to the incident report, the suspect appeared to be a black male with dreads.

He was wearing a black jacket with a fur-lined hood and jeans.

Left behind on the carport was a BMX-style bike that the woman said did not belong to her.

She told police the suspect took $170, VCR tapes, and jewelry.

Anyone with information on this crime should call Crimestoppers at 935-STOP (7867).

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