Fresno police arrested a 17-year-old male burglary suspect armed with a .38 caliber revolver Wednesday in northeast Fresno.
The incident began when a neighbor spotted the suspect trying to break into a home in the 6100 block of North Gregory Avenue. When he noticed that he was being watched, he fled south on Gregory. Police said that he was taken into custody in a field in the 5600 block of West Bullard Avenue after he threw down the handgun. Police learned that he had ransacked a house in the 6100 block of North Vista Avenue. He was booked into juvenile hall on burglary and firearms charges.