Occupied burglary arrest in Lake City

On March 13th, at approximately 5:30 am, North Precinct officers responded to a 911 call of a burglary in the 2500 Block of NE 134th Street.  The caller stated that she found an unknown male inside her house.  When she confronted him, the suspect stated “I’m in the wrong house!” and left.  The victim immediately called 911.    Responding officers located the suspect about a block and a half from the victim’s residence.  While he was being detained, officers discovered some of the victim’s property in his possession.  The victim was able to come by the location and positively identify the suspect as the person inside her house.  The 48 year old male was arrested and later booked into the King County Jail for Investigation of Burglary.  North Precinct Burglary detectives responded to the scene and processed the scene as part of their investigation.  North Burglary detectives will handle the follow up investigation.