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Alert Spokane County Homeowner Catches Burglar In The Act; Pulled Out His Handgun

SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - On Tuesday a south Spokane County resident came home for lunch and saw suspicious footprints around his house and a screen removed from a back window of his residence, located near the town of Waverly. 

The homeowner entered his residence and saw several items that had obviously been moved.  The homeowner snuck into his bedroom, armed himself with a handgun and confronted the suspect coming out of the bathroom.
 
The homeowner ordered the suspect out of the bedroom and when he dialed 911, the suspect fled out a separate bedroom window. 

The homeowner described the suspect as either a white or Hispanic male, mid 20's, 5'10" tall and approximately 160 pounds. 

The suspect fled in a silver 4-door sedan, similar to a Toyota Corolla.  Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.
 
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