Police looking for Newport News burglary suspect

Posted at 10:14 AM, Nov 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-12 13:47:04-05

Newport News, Va. – Police need your help finding someone who broke into a home and stole pain medication.

The burglary happened in the 200 block of Sycamore Avenue on October 28 between noon and around 3:00 p.m.

According to police, an unknown person broke into the home through the front window facing the street.

After entering the house, the suspect stole the resident’s prescription medications.

Police believe the suspect knows the victim’s schedule, routines and layout of the house because the suspect did not disturb anything else in the home while stealing the medication.

Investigators say pain medication was the target of the burglary.