Burglars caught in the act in Kittitas Co.

Kennewick Police Asking Public to Be On the Lookout for Burglars

Two Ellensburg residents were arrested in the early morning hours yesterday while in the process of breaking into a home on Upper Green Canyon Road. 32 year old Shane Hughes and 51 year old Audrey Gibson-Lyman were both arrested early in the morning hours at a residence on Upper Green Canyon Road. The two were in the process of taking items out of the house when the home owner arrived. The two suspects had placed items from the house in the trunk of their car to include a .22 rifle. The home owner called law enforcement. The home owner knew Hughes and Gibson-Lyman.

Deputies placed Hughes and Gibson-Lyman under arrest and later executed a search warrant on the vehicle. The .22 rifle was recovered along with other items belonging to the home owner. The two are currently being held without bail.