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Man arrested after attempting to burglarize several vehicles in neighborhood

Posted at 8:47 AM, Jan 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-30 09:47:07-05

BRYAN, TX — A man was arrested in Bryan for attempting to burglarize several vehicles in a neighborhood.

Police said that a woman called and said she confronted a man that was digging around inside her car in her driveway. She told police she videoed the encounter on her cell phone.

After speaking with her, Joske Bowen walked away and started pulling on vehicle's door handles in other parts of the neighborhood, attempting to open them.

The incident happened in the 1300 block of Aggie Way.

She called police, and they walked up to Bowen. They said Bowen was slurring his words and appeared to be high.

Police said that they knew Bowen was a drug user and was currently homeless.

Police said he was carrying 82 cents which belonged to the victim.

Bowen was booked into the Brazos County Jail on one count of burglary of a motor vehicle and public intoxication.