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Roanoke County police searching for burglary suspect

Published On: Oct 03 2013 05:31:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 03 2013 05:34:57 PM EDT

MGN Online


Police are searching for a man who forced his way into a Roanoke County home on Thursday.

According to a news release, a man wearing a yellow shirt forced his way into a home in the 5700 block of Halcun Drive around 12:30 p.m. He was asking about security systems. The man then fled toward what was described as a smaller yellow pickup truck with an S-10 body style.

The homeowner was home at the time of the burglary and was not injured during the incident.

Anyone who noticed the man or the yellow pickup truck should contact Officer J. Musser at 540-777-8662 or Roanoke County Communication’s Center at 540-777-8652.