Teen arrested in brazen East Bakersfield break-in while mother, children were sleeping

Posted at 10:53 AM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 13:53:25-04

A teenager has been arrested in connection to a brazen home burglary in East Bakersfield last week.

Bakersfield Police officials said the 16-year-old boy was already being held in Juvenile Hall on unrelated charges when he was arrested in connection to last Friday's break-in.

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Investigators said the teen broke into the victim's home near Niles and Haley Streets while the victim and her children were sleeping.