Police: Suspect snuck into apt. building

April 16, 2009 10:33:03 AM PDT
Police in Newark, Delaware have arrested a 22-year-old man who, they say, stole from an apartment by sneaking into the building.The incident happened on March 18th at around 3:00 a.m. inside building E of the Ivy Hall Apartments at 400 Wollaston Avenue.

According to investigators, Julian James, 22, got around the security system at the building by following unsuspecting residents or guests inside.

Once in, police say James let himself into an unlocked apartment, and stole $82 worth of frozen food.

Police remind people who live in secure buildings to not allow access to unknown people, and to remind everyone to lock their doors.

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