MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)— A burglar took off with electronics after he broke into a house in Madison early Sunday morning.
Joel Despain, a spokesperson with the Madison Police Department, mentioned a W. Gilman Street tenant was nonetheless awake round 2:30 a.m. when his bed room door opened. A stranger advised him that he had misplaced his cellphone and that he was searching for it. The 22-year-old man lives with a number of roommates. He thought at first the intruder knew one in every of them.
Despain mentioned the he together with different housemates realized a burglar had lower a display screen, opened a window and had gotten into their residence. Electronics, together with a laptop computer, had been stolen together with a pillow case which was in all probability used to corridor manner the stolen property.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’11” tall, and clear shaven. He was sporting a darkish inexperienced long-sleeve high, blue denims and smelled of marijuana.
Anyone with info is being requested to name Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.
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