(Suspect caught in the act)…But he gets away. He did leave evidence behind.
An El Centro arrived home to his 19th Street residence recently and found a burglar inside. The suspect fled, but he left behind his bicycle and his glasses. Witnesses told police they saw the suspect headed North on 17th Street. An investigation determined the suspect broke a door to enter the home. He got away with $1,000 in jewelry and $400 in cash. Police say the suspect was described as an adult Hispanic male, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, around 150 pounds and was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and tan pants.