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Suspected burglar found napping in Ogden home

Posted - Jan. 6, 2010 at 5:58 p.m.



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OGDEN -- A burglary suspect got caught sleeping on the job.

Police say a man living in the basement of a house near 500 35th Street in Ogden came upstairs Wednesday morning to find a stranger sleeping on the couch.

He notified the homeowner, who lives upstairs. The homeowner then held the teenager at gunpoint until police arrived.

The teen had apparently burglarized cars across the street and then went into the home to steal electronics when he decided to take a nap. He now looking at charges of home and automobile burglary.

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