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Tyler County man and woman charged in Warren home burglary

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Tyler County Sheriff ’s Department Officers responded to a suspicious vehicle report in Warren last week, and took two into custoday for burglary of a habitation. On Sunday, June 26 during daytime hours, a suspicious vehicle was reported to the Tyler County Sheriff ’s Department at a residence in Warren. Officers Brant Loechel and Mike Williams observed a vehicle parked in a hurried fashion and the door to the residence unlocked. A male, Jess Wesley Burnes, age 43 of Hillister was ordered out of the residence followed by a female, Deborah Lawrence Burnes, age 43 of Warren. Jess Burnes had a pistol in his pocket, later determined to have been taken from the residence. The homeowner reported to the officers that no one had permission to enter their home, they did own the pistol and did not know the suspects. Both were arrested and charged with burglary of a habitation and bond was set at $40,000 each.

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