Teen Suspect Arrested For Downtown Vehicle Break-In


The suspect who had been wanted for allegedly breaking into parked cars in downtown Hillsboro has been arrested, according to Hillsboro Police Chief Randy Leetham.

Lamont "Chance" Alberty, 19, of Hillsboro, was arrested after he called the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office to turn himself in, as well as more stolen items.  He has been charged with residential burglary and burglary to motor vehicles.

According to Leetham, the crime was reported to police Thursday morning, April 24. Police identified the suspect using video surveillance images captured by downtown businesses.

"I want to thank the sheriff's office and Litchfield police for their assistance in helping locate the suspect," Leetham said, "and the diligent efforts of the Hillsboro Police Department investigating officers."