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Burglary suspect jailed after police catch him red handed

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EAST RIDGE (WRCB)— Quick thinking by burglary victims lands a man behind bars after police catch in the act.

East Ridge Police Spokesman Erik Hopkins says the incident happened around 5:15 Saturday morning at a home on Lovell Avenue.

Hopkins says the victims immediately called police as they heard 59-year-old David Lee Brown, allegedly entering the home through a sliding glass door.

When officers arrived, Hopkins says they found Brown in the home and several items the suspect had placed outside.

Brown was arrested and booked at the Hamilton County Jail on charges of aggravated burglary.

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