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  Trespasser Call Leads to the Arrest of Three

Kaufman Texas,- On January 2,2013 at approximately 12:12 p.m. Kaufman County deputies responded to a trespasser call on County Road 4101 located off FM 1390 just south of Highway 175. After checking the residence to make sure it was secure the caller gave a description of the vehicle and its occupants that had left the scene. Around the same time another call came in regarding a residence alarm in the 3000 block of Fm 1390. Deputies found the back door of the residence had been kicked in but the residence was not entered.

Deputies’ enroute to yet another residence alarm call noticed a vehicle matching the description of the one called in from the earlier trespasser call on the eastbound service road of Highway 175 and proceeded to execute a traffic stop. When the information came back from the 911 operators deputies discovered the vehicle was stolen out of Dallas. 

As another team of deputies arrived at the residence alarm call in the 6000 block of Highway 175, the home owner stated she had only been gone about 30 minutes, and when she returned she found her back door kicked in and her home burglarized

The stolen belongings were recovered during the earlier traffic stop made on the three suspects identified from the trespasser call.

Arrested and charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, burglary of a habitation was Juan Luis Garza, 26, of Dallas; Garza was also wanted on two warrants out of Irving Police Department. Jesus Johnathan Garza, 21, of Pleasant Grove was arrested and charged with burglary of a habitation and had an outstanding warrant from Balch Spring Police Department. Michael Lawrence Williams, 33, of Dallas was arrested and charged with burglary of a habitation. 

Sheriff David Byrnes stated, “Once again neighbors helping law enforcement and watching out for one another is helping to keep our County safer.”