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Man Arrested on Burglary, Evading Charges in Hobbs, New Mexico

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - A Hobbs burglar busted in the act by a homeowner.

Police nabbed 39-year-old Rodney Rudy.

He was spotted by the homeowner just after 3:00a.m. Monday morning making his getaway.

Officers caught up with the man a few blocks away carrying a TV and other stolen items.

Police say Rudy dropped everything and ran.

He managed to elude officers for a while but they eventually found him hiding on a roof.               
Rudy was arrested and is accused of burglary and evading arrest.

He also had an outstanding warrant.

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