Police: Burglary suspect hides in toolshed

Harlingen Police say they arrested a man who stole a pair of rifles from a home on the city’s northside.

On Tuesday afternoon, police were called to a home on the 2100 block of W. Gayle Street, near Primera Road and the expressway.

The suspected burglar was seen leaving the home with two rifles. When he was spotted by officers, police say the man dropped the weapons and then ran into a nearby neighborhood.

The suspect was found hiding in the tool shed of a home. He has been charged with burglary habitation and evading arrest.

His name has not been released.