Tip leads to arrest of teen burglary suspects

Tip leads to arrest of teen burglary suspects (Image 1)
Tip leads to arrest of teen burglary suspects (Image 1)

Metro police said a citizen's tip led them to the arrest of two teenage burglary suspect arrests on Tuesday night.

Police were called to Brookridge Trace apartment after a resident reported hearing a loud noise outside their neighbor' unit.

The witness reported seeing the teens picking up a large television that had been dropped on the sidewalk.

Officers located 18-year-old David Tran and a 16-year-old at a home on Benzing Road a short time later.

Both Tran and the minor admitted their involvement in the burglary.

Police recovered two TV's, a laptop computer, a rifle and a shotgun.

Tran, of Drummond Drive, is charged with aggravated burglary, theft of property and evading arrest.

He is free in lieu of $7,000 bond.

The 16-year-old is charged in Juvenile Court with aggravated burglary, theft, vandalism and unlawful weapon possession.

Police are still searching for two other suspects that are believed to have been involved in the crime.

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.

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