TALLMADGE — A Cleveland man and girl are facing burglary charges after a Tammery Drive man reported he saw two people running from the back of his home early Monday afternoon, said police.
According to Stow Municipal Court records, 19-year-old De’Ante Hanson did not enter pleas to charges of first-degree felony aggravated burglary, third-degree felony weapons while under disability and fourth-degree felony charges of resisting arrest and receiving stolen property at his arraignment Tuesday morning. He is scheduled for a felony status hearing before Judge Lisa Coates at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 18.
Hanson is being held in Summit County Jail on a $200,000 bond.
Police said the 14-year-old girl who was with him has been charged with delinquency by aggravated burglary, falsification, and obstructing official business. She was taken to the Summit County Juvenile Detention Center.
Police said that after a resident reported seeing two people running from his home at a little after noon, they found Hanson and the girl on Juniata Drive and began chasing them on foot. Hanson was caught on Ramona Avenue and the girl was caught in a Juniata home’s back yard. said police. Police said they recovered a handgun the man threw away during the chase and determined it had been taken from the Tammery home.
Police said they are investigating as to whether the Tammery burglary is connected to several other burglaries in the area.
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