Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Southlake Police Arrest Burglary Suspect

BurgHabSouthlake Police have arrested a man in connection with a residential burglary.

At approximately 3:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, Southlake Police officers responded to the 2800 block of Brookshire (Cambridge Place Subdivision) after a resident came home and encountered a burglar inside. Officers responded and captured one suspect after a foot chase.

Southlake Police arrested 24-year old Geraldo Torres of Grand Prairie.  He is being charged with burglary and evading arrest.  There is an additional warrant for arrest from Dallas County.  The Dallas County charge is also for burglary of a residence. Bond has been set at $50,000.

As a precaution, Dawson Middle School and Eubanks Intermediate School were put into soft lock down by their school resource officers.  This was enacted as a precaution while the area was searched for other possible suspects.

No injuries were sustained by anyone involved.