TOWN OF LEWISTON - A Ridge Road man has been charged with felony burglary after his neighbor caught him on video surveillance on two occasions breaking into his home, town police said.
Sergio J. Cardenas, 32, was charged with second-degree burglary and was being held without bail.
The most recent theft occurred Thursday, police said, and the victim confronted the suspect, who returned headphones that had been stolen. Police went to the suspect’s home and found him hiding in the basement, according to reports. There, they found a backpack containing a handgun and ammunition magazines that had also been stolen, police said.
The investigation is continuing.