HOUSTON (CBS Houston) According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, a trio of men have been arrested in connection with a home invasion; the crime took place in north Harris County on Wednesday.
The HCSO indicated that “…deputies responded to a panic alarm from the residence. The residents told investigators that three male suspects armed with pistols and a shotgun had entered their home by kicking in a back door. They forced the homeowner to turn off the alarm system. The homeowner, while disarming the alarm, managed to press the panic code which alerted the Sheriff’s office of the burglary”.
The three males robbed the residents of money and then fled. Armed with a description of the vehicle the suspects were driving in, the deputies then spotted the vehicle and attempted to stop it. “The suspects fled from the deputy, but wrecked their vehicle then fled on foot, ” stated officials with the HCSO. “All three suspects were taken into custody.”