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Would-be burglar found hiding in closet, police say

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Police said Steven Byers broke into a home in south St. Louis and was caught hiding in a closet. Police said Steven Byers broke into a home in south St. Louis and was caught hiding in a closet.
SOUTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Police said a man who attempted to burglarize a house in south St. Louis was caught hiding in the home's closet.

Steven Byers allegedly damaged three doors while breaking into the home on Nottingham Avenue Monday morning.

According to court documents, Byers was equipped with burglary tools.

Investigators said they believe he was trying to steal metal pipes.

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