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Citizen helps police stop home break-in

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Posted at 12:22 AM, Jan 29, 2012
and last updated 2012-01-29 13:51:33-05

HENRICO, Va. (WTVR) – Henrico Police credit a call from a witness for helping them to stop a home break-in and make a quick arrest.

Police say a citizen called in to report seeing a man breaking into a house in the 1900 block of Repp Circle. When police arrived, they were able to apprehend a suspect leaving the residence.

Detectives arrested that man, Tyrone M. Royster, 26, and charged him with breaking and entering, use of burglary tools, grand larceny, and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.