Burglary suspect jumps in lake while fleeing

ReportIt Photo
ReportIt Photo

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Four suspects were taken into custody after a passerby reported a burglary in progress Thursday afternoon.

MPO Tonya Borman with the Virginia Beach Police Department told WAVY.com the incident happened near Baker Road and Lynbrook Landing. When officers arrived, the four suspects each darted in a different direction.

Three were caught quickly and the fourth jumped into a nearby lake/retention pond, Borman said. Officers were able to coax him out.

All four are being questioned.

Additionally, Borman said officers received a call for a burglary in the 5400 block of Port Royal Drive at the same time. Officers are working to see if they are connected.

ReportIt Photo
ReportIt Photo

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s