Kid carrying flat screen TV through park arrested

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Released by the Longview Police Department:

LONGVIEW, TX - On July 25, 2010 at approximately 7:28 A.M, Officers responded to 2005 Secretariat Trail A in reference to a residential burglary. The resident reported a flat screen television stolen from his home. At approximately 9:23 A.M on the same date, Officer Gabe Downs and Shane McCarter were dispatched to a suspicious person walking down the McWhorter Park walking trail carrying a flat screen television. Upon arrival, officer located the suspect standing next to the television. Upon seeing officers, the suspect fled on foot however was captured after a short pursuit. The suspect, a black male juvenile, was placed in custody for burglary of a habitation and transported to the Gregg County Juvenile Detention Center.