Officials believe home intruder is still inside Benton City home
BENTON CITY, Wash. — UPDATE: A 21-year-old female was found inside the home around 10 am. Authorities used a K-9 to bring her into custody.
She will be booked into the Benton County jail on residential burglary charges.
Multiple law enforcement agencies are investigating a home intrusion near the Ki-Be Market in Benton City early Thursday morning.
Law enforcement responded to the 1300 block of Karen Avenue around 3:00 a.m. Thursday after the homeowner reported a burglary.
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office says the homeowner was able to make it out of the house safely.
Officials believe the intruder still inside the home.
Tri-City Regional SWAT is at the home, as well as the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.
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