Examples of burglary in a Sentence
There have been a number of burglaries in the neighborhood in recent months.
He has been charged with attempted burglary.
Recent Examples of burglary from the Web
Jackson County prosecutors charged Hendricks, Otero and Garcia with second-degree murder, armed criminal action and first-degree burglary.
On Monday, Taliefer was charged with murder, robbery and burglary.
Holding a now-middle-aged father responsible for a minor decades-old burglary, and incurring the cost (to the state, to him, to his family) of prosecuting and potentially incarcerating him is likely a poor use of resources.
Detterline said he's sent out information to other agencies in Indiana and surrounding states about the urn in case police departments have reports of missing urns from burglaries or other incidents, Detterline said.
Lindsay Powell, 25, was arrested by Louisville Metro Police and is charged with burglary and 4th-degree assault, according to court documents.
Espana then sentenced Thao to 25 years to life in prison for the murder charge, plus six years for burglary.
Thompson, who had been arrested right after testifying and immediately recanted his confession, was later convicted of burglary, rape, and murder.
There seems to be little doubt that at least some of the actual burglary was done by Russian hackers as part of a concerted effort to monkey-wrench the 2016 presidential election.
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burglariousplay \ˌbər-ˈglar-ē-əs\ adjective
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