Police Make Burglary Arrest After Fingerprints Found In Bowl

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
William Leonard Elliott
William Leonard Elliott

Police have made a burglary arrest after finding fingerprints in a bowl inside a home on Fairview Road.

Charged is William Leonard Elliott, 30, of 1612 E. 51st St.

The owner of the residence said it had not been occupied in four years. He said when he went to check on it he found that forced entry had been made through a garage door.

Stolen were a 12-gauge pump shotgun, a Springfield 22 caliber semi-automatic rifle with a 12-round clip and a 52" Sony TV.

Copper was also stripped from the residence and the heat and air units.

Police said when the fingerprints were processed, they came back to Elliott, who has faced a number of prior drug charges and a theft.

 


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