Maintenance man caught on trail-cam stealing from Aberdeen apartment

An apartment maintenance man was arrested for using his keys to get into at least one Aberdeen home. Police Captain John Green tells us they were contacted Tuesday the 14th by a resident who lives at the Broadway Apartments in the 300 Block of N. Broadway about a theft from their apartment. The resident is also the owner and manager of the apartment building according to reports.

The resident said that they had experienced thefts from their apartment for the past month, and they suspected the building maintenance person in the thefts.

The resident set up an animal camera in their apartment, it’s recording appeared to show the apartment building maintenance person entering the apartment and taking cash that belonged to the resident.

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Investigating officers located the maintenance person, a 27 year old Aberdeen male, in the basement of the building. He was arrested without incident on charges of Residential Burglary, Possession of drug paraphernalia, and two Aberdeen Municipal Court arrest warrants.