LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Two burglary suspects are in jail and a third is wanted after a neighbor noticed people with flashlights in a backyard and called the police.
Officers were called to a home in the 5400 block of 9th Street around 5:40 a.m. They began to check the home and as officers went in through the back door, they saw two males running toward the front door.
A Lubbock Police Department K9 was released after the suspects refused to stop. One of the males was taken into custody with the help of the K9 while the second suspect got away. A third suspect was found hiding in another room of the house.
Officers found property from the home that the suspects dropped as they tried to run from officers.
The two suspects, 23-year-old Niall Gomez and 29-year-old Jamie Ybarra, were arrested and taken to the Lubbock County Jail. Gomez is charged with burglary of a habitation and engaging in organized crime. He is being held on a $10,000 bond.
Ybarra is charged with burglary of a habitation, engaging in organized crime and evading on foot. He is being held on a combined $11,000 bond.
The other suspect has not been found.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Line at 806-741-1000.