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Arrest made minutes after Pembroke Pines residential burglary

Anthony Haynie entered home though unlocked door, police say

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A 37-year-old man was arrested Sunday in Pembroke Pines after burglarizing a home, city police said.

The burglary was reported shortly before 8:30 a.m. in the 7900 block of Taft Street.

Anthony Haynie entered the 29-year-old victim’s home through an unlocked side door, Sgt. Adam Feiner said.  

Once inside, Haynie was confronted by the resident, Feiner said.

Haynie then left the home, and police were called, Feiner said. Police were able to locate and arrest Haynie within minutes.

Feiner said nobody was injured and no property was damaged during the burglary.

"However, the Pembroke Pines Police Department would like to remind the community about the importance of securing your property’s windows and doors," Feiner said.