DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police have arrested a burglary suspect who officers said they found removing items from a vacant home in one of the neighborhoods evacuated due to gas line replacements and repairs.
Dallas Police and Dallas Marshals responded to a suspicious person call in the 3500 block of Durango Street on Sunday, March 11 around 5:20 p.m.
Officers said the suspect did not have permission to be at the home and was stealing the victim’s property.
The suspect, Jose Torres-Gonzalez, 30, was arrested for burglary of a building and taken to the Dallas County Jail.
Torres-Gonzalez’s bond is set at $50,000.
There is an immigration hold on him as well.
Some 2,800 families have been impacted by evacuations due to Atmos Energy repairs to old gas pipes following gas leaks and a deadly explosion.