A search for a suspect in a Lafayette home burglary resulted in the area around the Lafayette BART station becoming littered with police vehicles this afternoon. Units from the Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda police departments were on the scene. BART police were also offering their help.
The suspect allegedly broke into and burglarized a home on Happy Valley Road, just up the street from the Lafayette BART station. Local police have recently been focused on an increase in home burglaries in the area.
Police have not yet reported whether they were able to apprehend the suspect.
The news was first reported online on the EastBay Daze blog over at http://www.eastbaydaze.com.