Neighbor's Tip About Home Burglary Leads Police to Arrest Teen Duo With Pellet Gun

Arlington police arrested two teenagers after an observant neighbor tipped them off to a burglary in progress last week.Jerardo Morales, 19, and Wences Zamarripa, 18, each face a charge of burglary of a habitation.Police say the two forced their way into a home in the 500 block of Country Wood Court around 10 a.m. Friday. Officers were able to surround the residence after the neighbor reported the break-in.In their attempt to flee, one of the pair threw a replica pellet gun at an officer who was handcuffing the other teen, police spokesman Steven Bartolotta said.Police are investigating whether the pair may be connected with any other burglaries. Morales and Zamarripa remained in the Tarrant County jail Wednesday, with bail set at $7,500 each.  Continue reading...

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