MANATEE -- A man was arrested after witnesses who had been working on a house saw him break into the residence and steal a computer and prescription pills, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
About 2:07 p.m., the witnesses saw Oden C. Deloach III, 23, break into a house in the 8000 block of Royal Birkdale Circle in Lakewood Ranch, according to a news release.
"Co-workers ... chased the subject and called 911," the report states. "The suspect exited the rear of the residence with a laptop and two prescription pill bottles."
When confronted, Deloach ran away, but deputies were able to locate and arrest him. The homeowner identified the property as his, deputies said.