Thief Caught Stealing from Medical Offices; Police Recover Items & Burglary Tools

Posted at 5:15 AM, Dec 03, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-03 05:32:15-05

Battle Creek Police File PhotoBATTLE CREEK, Mich. — A man accused of stealing tools and construction equipment from a Battle Creek Health Systems office is in custody Tuesday morning.

Police say at around midnight someone broke into professional medical offices that are under construction on Capital Avenue SW in Battle Creek.  Officers arrived, and after a short foot chase they were able to arrest the suspect.

Police also recovered the stolen items and assorted burglary tools that were used by the suspect.