Man arrested, charged with stealing over $1,200 in property

Man arrested, charged with stealing over $1,200 in property
Roberto Cordero, Jr. (Source: Ector County Law Enforcement Center)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man is behind bars after admitting to being involved in a burglary.

Roberto Cordero, Jr., 23, is charged with burglary of a habitation.

Back on Oct. 20, Odessa police were called out to the 800 block of E. 21st St. in reference to a residential burglary.

Police said throughout the course of the investigation, they identified Cordero as the suspect as he was the same person who had been doing yard work at the home.

According to the report, an investigation revealed that Cordero forced his way into the home through a window and stole approximately $1,240 worth of property.

Cordero was arrested on Wednesday and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

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