facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Florida burglary suspect arrested after calling cell phone he left on victim's bed

Wayne Wade has been charged with burglary and grand theft.
By Evan Bleier   |   Aug. 4, 2014 at 5:03 PM   |   Comments

http://cdnph.upi.com/sv/em/i/UPI-2301407184259/2014/1/14071847158276/Florida-burglary-suspect-arrested-after-calling-cell-phone-he-left-on-victims-bed.jpg
HOLLYWOOD , Fla., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- A Florida burglary suspect was arrested after he called a cell phone he allegedly left behind on a victim's bed in an effort to retrieve it.

Wayne Wade allegedly called the phone and gave his name to the investigator who answered it. Detectives found Wade's fingerprints on the phone and believe he has also burglarized other homes in the area.

The victim told police she saw Wade leaving her apartment after he was identified.

"So, the allegation is you burglarized the home, you left your cell phone, you realized you left your cell phone and then called back, and the police answered the phone and you told them what your name was over the cell phone," a judge told Wade during a hearing. "I'm just trying to absorb that."

The 46-year-old is claiming his phone was stolen, but authorities aren't buying it.

Wade has been charged with burglary and grand theft.

Follow @itishowitis and @UPI on Twitter.
Contact the Author
© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Man apologizes for double 'wet Willy' on policeman Man apologizes for double 'wet Willy' on policeman
2
Dog dumped in woods with crossbow bolt in head, millimeters from brain Dog dumped in woods with crossbow bolt in head, millimeters from brain
3
Panty raid: Homeland Security seizes Royals undies Panty raid: Homeland Security seizes Royals undies
4
Too good a mood to work and other strangest sick day excuses Too good a mood to work and other strangest sick day excuses
5
Man pulls 14 cars over 18 feet for world record Man pulls 14 cars over 18 feet for world record
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback