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Burglar Caught On Video Breaking Into Redwood City Home

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Security camera Image of a burglary suspect who police say broke into a Redwood City home. (Redwood City Police Dept.)

Security camera Image of a burglary suspect who police say broke into a Redwood City home. (Redwood City Police Dept.)

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REDWOOD CITY (CBS SF) – Redwood City police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglar who was captured on video breaking into a home last month.

The burglary occurred in the 1100 block of Lyons Street at around 1 p.m. on Aug. 30, according to Redwood City police.

Private security cameras filmed the burglar ringing a front doorbell, and then entering the home through a rear sliding-glass door that was left unlocked.

(video courtesy Redwood City Police Dept.) 

Electronic items and jewelry were stolen, police said.

The male suspect appears to be between 16 and 21 years old and about 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 9 inches tall. He has a medium build, black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Redwood City police Detective Dave Stahler at (650) 780-7620. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call (800) 222-8477.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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