Alliance police catch burglary suspects in the act

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Michael Williams (left) and Devion Wiliams (Photos courtesy: Alliance Police Department)

ALLIANCE, Ohio– Police officers in Alliance arrested two suspects at the scene of a burglary on Tuesday.

Alliance police said Devion Williams, 24, and Michael Williams, 19, kicked in the door of a house on South McKinley Street. The pair snatched up credit cards, designer purses and cash, before trying to get away out of an upstairs window.

A concerned resident called police and officers arrived in time to arrest the suspects.

Williams and Williams were also charged with trafficking in marijuana. According to police, officers found multiple bags packaged for sale in their car.

The department said this is the third bust in two weeks for Alliance patrol officers.