A burglary suspect was apprehended late Thursday night in a tree in Hawks Prairie, according to a Thurston County dispatcher.
Lacey police were dispatched to the Trader Joe’s warehouse in the 3700 block of Hogum Bay Road at 10:17 p.m., according to the dispatcher. Reports indicate that the alleged burglary took place at a nearby home that was under construction, not at the warehouse, the dispatcher said.
At 11:39 p.m., Lacey police posted a photo of the suspect in a tree on Twitter, noting that the suspect had been tracked by Tumwater K-9 Officer Otis.
The suspect was arrested and booked into the Thurston County Jail, and is under investigation for burglary, auto theft and eluding the police, according to Lacey police.
No other information was released.