Police Say Burglary On Central Avenue Was Caught On Tape

Saturday, December 15, 2012
Desmond Beamon
Desmond Beamon

Police said a burglary on Central Avenue was caught on tape.

Officers said on Dec. 5 Desmond Beamon and Michael Dews burglarized the home of Bernard Womble, taking three flat screen TVs and two Kindle computer pads. The stolen items were valued at $1,500.

Police said the video shows the pair getting dropped off on the street beside the victim's residence, then it shows them carrying the stolen items from the home and taking them across an alley and hiding them.

The video also shows then return in a blue and silve Yukon and retrieve the stolen items from the alley.

Detective Michael Early said he spoke with Natasha Colvin, who confirmed she dropped them off at the house.

He said Dimeshia Kirk said she loaned Beamon and Dews her silver Yukon.

Beamon, 20, of 714 E. 48th St., has been taken into custody on charges of aggravated burglary and theft of property.


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