Lufkin police looking for attempted instrument thief

Lufkin police looking for attempted instrument thief
Police are looking for a man who attempted to steal instruments from a home. (Source: Lufkin police)

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - Lufkin police are looking for a man who was found in a home trying to steal musical instruments.

The man was caught by a resident of the home. He threw a violin at her before running out through the back door into a wooded area.

Police are looking for a man who attempted to steal instruments from a home. (Source: Lufkin police)
Police are looking for a man who attempted to steal instruments from a home. (Source: Lufkin police) (Source: Lufkin police)

Lufkin police now have a perimeter from Henderson Street to Lotus Lane to find the burglar.

The woman came home to the 1400 block of Henderson Street around 10:15 a.m. to find the man in her home.

The man is described as a skinny black man with curly hair the woman described as “frizzy.” He was wearing blue jeans.

Police are looking for a man who attempted to steal instruments from a home. (Source: Lufkin police)
Police are looking for a man who attempted to steal instruments from a home. (Source: Lufkin police) (Source: Lufkin police)

Police ask anyone in the area to be on the lookout for the suspect. An officer with a trained canine is searching for the suspect.

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