Burglary averted by homeowner
Last updated 9/28/2023 at 11:24am
SPOKANE VALLEY – A local homeowner took matters into their own hands, holding an intruder at gunpoint until deputies arrived and arrested the suspect Tuesday, Sept. 26.
Adrian I. Hernandez, 37, was arrested in the 7200 block of West 47th Avenue in connection with the home invasion.
He was booked into the Spokane County Jail on a charge of residential burglary. He was also subsequently charged with second-degree burglary for allegedly breaking into El Katif Shriner’s Event Center in Geiger Heights.
Hernandez was later released on his own recognizance on the original charge.