Police: Lemay Burglar Caught with Socks on His Hands

Police caught the Lemay man inside the home he is accused of burglarizing, according to a police report.

A witness spotted a man raising a screen and crawling through a window at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in Affton, enabling police to catch the man inside the house.

St. Louis County Police said they found Dzevad Bektic, of Lemay, inside a house in the 9500 block of Tiber Drive wearing socks on his hands. He had $8 in change and a jewelry box with jewelry valued at $560, according to the report.

Bektic, 19, of the 800 block of Cormar Drive in Lemay, was charged Wednesday with second-degree burglary and felony stealing.

Bail was set at $30,000, cash only.

For more crime information on Patch, see the following articles:

  • Sappington Teen Charged With Burglary of Oakville Home
ss ma October 02, 2012 at 02:40 PM
Douche bag.
shelia smith October 02, 2012 at 03:18 PM
...Glad you were caught now you have time to think about what you want to do with your life.. .burglary isn't an option
Tom Klimczyk October 02, 2012 at 10:43 PM
Crime doesn't pay...
Lhh October 04, 2012 at 04:01 PM
I guess enough is never enough for this kid.
B. Kinzel December 31, 2012 at 02:52 AM
Classy Big r, real classy. lol


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