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Man arrested after police interrupt burglary

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – Police have arrested one man after interrupting a burglary in progress.

The incident happened just after 11:00 a.m. when neighbors called police about suspicious activity at 1810 Newell Avenue.

When officers arrived at the scene, two men jumped out of the window of the home and ran.

Officers caught 19-year-old Lamar Evans after a short pursuit.

Police questioned Evans and say  he confessed to the crime.

Evans has been booked on aggravated burglary charges. The second suspect has not been identified.

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