Smith Co. deputies searching for burglars
POSTED: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 5:09pm
Smith County, Texas — Smith County deputies are currently searching for two alleged burglars following an incident in northwestern Smith County.
According to the Smith County Sheriff's Office, a woman was asleep in her home, located on CR 411 near the Hideaway Lake Community, when she was awakened to an unknown man in her home shortly after 10:30 a.m. The burglar was startled by the homeowner and ran from the house without taking any items.
The burglar jumped in a dark colored sedan with another man and possibly headed toward Highway 110. Both men were described as black males.
Deputies arrived at the scene 10 minutes after the call for help and searched the area, but were unable to find the burglars.
The woman told authorities no weapons were displayed and no physical contact was made during the incident.
If you have any information on the burglary, please call the Smith County Sheriff's Office at (903) 566-6600.