Officers Arrest Cigarette Burglar, Once more

For the second time in per week, Seattle Police arrested a person within the East Precinct for breaking right into a enterprise to steal cigarettes.

Early Wednesday morning, round three:30 PM, police acquired a report of a break-in at a pharmacy within the 500 block of 15th Avenue.

On the retailer, officers discovered somebody had shattered a window with a cantaloupe-sized rock and made off with 153 packs of cigarettes and 48 lighters, valued round $1,500.

Officers discovered the 26-year-old suspect—who officers had arrested within the East Precinct simply 4 days earlier for burglarizing a comfort retailer for cigarettes—and took him into custody.Police recovered the stolen cigarettes and lighters from his backpack and booked him into the King County Jail.