Break-in suspect still being sought

Sept. 1, 2018 UPDATED INFORMATION – On Friday, August 31, Huntsville Police Department (HPD) responded to several calls in which a suspect of similar description entered apartments near the Sam Houston State University campus. As in previous instances, there were no signs of forced entry and it is believed the suspect entered the residences through unlocked doors.

HPD Chief Kevin Lunsford said, “We urge all residents to be aware of their surroundings.” He said, “Keep doors and windows locked, especially when sleeping. The suspect is between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall, with a tribal tattoo on his left arm, extending from the area of his elbow to his shoulder and pectoral area.

Anyone with information regarding this suspect is urged to call the Huntsville Police Department at (936) 291-5480, or Crime Stoppers at (936) 294-9494. For more information, contact Lieutenant Curt Landrum at (936) 291-5466.