Macomb police say burglars stole home electronics

Robert Anderson

The Macomb Police Department responded to a burglary Wednesday in the 400 block of West Adams Street.

Officers searched the area and found one suspect that fled the crime scene on foot.

Robert D. Anderson, 22, of Macomb, Ill. was identified as the man who entered the apartment and took electronic items, according to a news release issued by police.

Darnielle Townsend, 20, of Chicago, Ill., was located later when officers got a warrant and conducted a search of 401 W. Adams Street.

Several items reported stolen in area burglaries were recovered at that location.

Anderson and Townsend were arrested and were each charged with residential burglary.

Other charges are pending following a continued investigation.