Burglary suspects captured with stolen property

Photo Source: Longview PD
Photo Source: Longview PD

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

LONGVIEW, TX - On September 21, 2010 at around 3:19 p.m., Longview Officers responded to a residential burglary at 1408 South 12th Street.

The victim told officers she left her home for a few minutes to go to the store, but upon returning, found someone had entered her home and had stolen her laptop computer. While officers were taking a report from the victim, an observant citizen called police and reported that two men were running with a laptop computer in the 1800 block of Eubanks Street.

Officers located and arrested both suspects and were able to recover the stolen laptop computer.

Byron Houston, 28, was booked into the Gregg County Jail and charged with burglary of a habitation, a 2nd degree felony. The second suspect was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center by the Longview Fire Department/EMS for a claimed medical condition and was not arrested at this time. Charges have been filed on the second suspect.