UPDATE: South Tyler Animal Clinic: "Burglar has been caught"
POSTED: Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 2:13pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 5:40pm
TYLER - We just recieved a press release from the Tyler Police.
Police arrest Burglary Suspect of South Tyler Animal Clinic
Tyler Police arrested Travis Carl Lemmert, W/M, 03/02/1993, of Tyler who is responsible for the two commercial burglaries that occurred at South Tyler Animal Clinic on Old Jacksonville Hwy. on December 26 and then again on January 3, 2011.
Investigators were contacted with a tip about the possible identity of the suspect after a surveillance video was provided to the media recorded Lemmert stealing medication from the animal clinic.
Lemmert was charged with Burglary of a Building, a State Jail Felony, but his bond has not been set at this time.
TYLER - The South Tyler Animal Clinic reports the man responsible for breaking into their office twice, has now been arrested. Jody Dana with the clinic says the man has confessed, and some of the medications that were stolen have been recovered.
A name has not yet been released in this case.
KETK will bring you more information as it becomes available.