AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police have taken into custody a man accused of being found inside a woman’s home while trying to steal her television.
According to the arrest warrant, the woman came out of her bathroom to find her sliding door smashed in with a brick. In the corner, the woman says she observed Patrick Wayne Landry, 19, bent over her living room television trying to disconnect it.
She reports Landry ran out of the house when he saw her and drove off. The woman alerted police and APD officers were able to intercept him at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Broken Arrow Drive.
Landry was taken into custody and is charged with a second-degree felony burglary of habitation charge.