Lufkin Police chase down alleged burglar

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - Police arrested a Lufkin man Wednesday morning accused of burglarizing a business following a chase.

Anthony Odell Banks, 40, is charged with burglary and evading arrest.

According to the arrest report, Lufkin Police officers responded to a burglar alarm at 4 a.m. at Extreme Audio, located at 508 Timberland Drive.

When they arrived, officers found someone had forcibly entered the building by removing a board in place over a window opening. One officer found Banks running away from the area, according to the report. Banks ran for several blocks and tried to hide in a doorway of a business, but police found and arrested him, according to the report.

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