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Euclid residents surprise burglars, SWAT team clears home

June 4, 2018

Euclid residents surprise burglars, SWAT team clears home

EUCLID, Ohio -- Police and SWAT have cleared a Euclid home after residents came home to two burglars inside who later escaped.

The SWAT team cleared theEast 204th Street home after they made entry and could not find the burglars inside, according to a post on Euclid’s Facebook page.

Officers responded about 1:15 p.m. to a burglary in progress on East 204th Street. Resident came home and found two men inside, one who had a gun, police said.

The residents ran out of the home and believed the burglars were still inside.

Authorities recovered a handgun inside the home.

No one was hurt during the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Euclid police’s detective bureau at 216-298-8505.

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