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Residents come home to burglar

Published On: Aug 16 2013 01:44:24 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 16 2013 02:52:20 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

The residents of a Madison apartment returned home early Friday morning to find a burglar in their home, according to Madison police.

The burglar implied that he had a gun and fled with a laptop computer, according to police. A door to the apartment in the 1800 block of Beld Street had been left unlocked.

The burglar is described as black, 50 years old, 6 feet tall, weighing 180 pounds with salt-and-pepper facial stubble. He was wearing a dark, shiny nylon jacket, dark jeans and a dark baseball cap with white lettering, possibly a New York Yankees hat. He smelled of tobacco and appeared to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

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