New Berlin police asking for help after family confronts burglar inside home
Posted: Apr 1, 2015 6:23 PM CST | Updated: Aug 28, 2015 3:01 PM CST
The next door neighbor says people try to keep an eye out for each other.
\"It's one of those you just don't expect it when it's this quiet and very family oriented city,\" Dr. Ryan Lang says.
New Berlin released the following statement on Facebook Wednesday morning:
On Sunday, 3/29 at approximately 8pm homeowners in the 13800 blk of W Maria Drive came home to find a black male walking down from their upstairs carrying a pillow case containing jewelry and other items. A confrontation ensued and the homeowners were able to retrieve the pillow case of items. The black male fled through an open patio door on foot from the residence. The subject was not located and may have had a vehicle waiting in the area. The subject is described as B/M, possibly in his 20s, 5'10”, average build, wearing a black hoodie and sweatpants.
Similar types of burglaries are happening in suburbs in the metro area. Please lock your doors and report suspicious vehicles and persons in your area. Please watch out for your neighbors.