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Watchful neighbor alerts police to burglary

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A neighbor called police after seeing suspicious activity at the house next door. A neighbor called police after seeing suspicious activity at the house next door.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

An alert neighbor helped investigators catch a burglar accused of stealing guns from a home in Limestone County.

It happened on Lake Bates Road in Limestone County. A neighbor noticed a car in the driveway that didn't belong to the homeowner, and after investigating, noticed a broken window.

The neighbor saw a man take off in the car and called deputies. Sheriff's deputies arrested 24-year-old Wilkinson Shane Benefield of Rogersville.

Benefield is charged with burglary.

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