Kennewick burglary suspect arrested

UPDATE: Second suspect in custody. Police arrested Jon Paul Machen for residential burglary.

KPD PRESS RELEASE - Officer Rosane responded to 1109 Canyon Lakes Drive for a burglary report on August 13th at about 7:00 pm. Lawrence Jelsing reported that he and his wife had gone to Spokane for the day and returned at approximately 6:00 pm. Upon arriving home they found that the main door to the garage had been forced open. They checked the interior of the residence and found jewelry and electronics missing. A neighbor in the area has a video camera system which captured the suspect vehicle and a two suspects walking from the side of the residence carrying a bag. The Kennewick Officer investigating the burglary recognized one suspect as Daniel Hunt and the suspect vehicle, a white Nissan Pathfinder. CAT (Criminal Apprehension Team) began searching local motels and located the suspect vehicle at the Sage and Sun in Pasco. Shortly thereafter Hunt was located walking through the parking lot. Hunt was arrested and interviewed. A search warrant was obtained for the room and electronics and thumb drives belonging to the victim were located. Hunt's vehicle was towed as evidence and a search warrant will be completed on it. Hunt was booked into the Benton County Jail for Burglary.