Repeat offender arrested on burglary charges

Repeat offender arrested on burglary charges
Posted at 12:19 PM, Aug 02, 2016
and last updated 2018-07-24 21:30:20-04

On Monday, Waco Police arrested a 19-year-old man on burglary charges.

Chris Juanangel Barrientos is accused of burglarizing a house in the 2900 Avenue on June 30.

According to Police, when the homeowners arrived to the house, electronics, musical instruments and yard equipment had been stolen.

Barrientos who had a warrant was arrested at the intersection of Valley Mills and Waco during a traffic stop. A patrol officer recovered a baggie of marijuana and a handgun that had been stolen that morning.

There could be additional charges for the handgun officers said was stolen.

Barrientos has previous charges, including one for aggravated robbery that stemmed from an attempted home invasion in Hewitt in 2015. 

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