1 Suspect arrested in Glendale rifle theft

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John M. Rodriguez By Jennifer Thomas John M. Rodriguez By Jennifer Thomas
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GLENDALE, Ariz. – A 42-year-old man is accused of stealing rifles and ammunition from a Glendale home earlier this month.

Surveillance video shows three suspects driving up to the home near 59th Avenue and Greenway Road on Dec. 5, breaking in and then taking off with armfuls of firearms.

The suspects got away with 11 rifles and more than 1,000 rounds of ammunition.

Glendale police arrested John M. Rodriguez at his home in Phoenix.

Rodriguez faces charges of second-degree burglary, possession of a weapon by a prohibited possessor and drug paraphernalia violation.

The other two suspects are still on the run.


Thieves caught on camera stealing rifles from Glendale home

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