A Tyler man was taken into custody shorlty after attempting to rob a home on Jan Street.
Police say, on Monday, February 25, 2013 around 11:00 a.m. a Tyler resident living at 3617 Jan Street was awakened when he heard a loud noise. Shortly after the noise his bedroom door was opened and an unknown black male was standing in the doorway.
The suspect, who broke into the front door to burglarize the residence, realized that he was not alone and ran out the front door fleeing the scene on foot.
Officers searched the area for the suspect and found a person matching the description at Paluxy and Loop 323. After further investigation officers arrested the suspect identified as 18-year-old Shaquille Lollar of Tyler.
Lollar was transported to Smith County Jail and charged with Burglary of a Habitation, a 2nd degree Felony. His bond was set at $10,000.