Elgin police officer arrests burglary suspect in his own home

Ryan Hukill

January 3, 2013 4:13:29 PM PST
A police officer in Elgin arrests a man accused of breaking into the officer's own home.

Twenty-one-year-old Ryan Hukill is behind bars on a felony burglary charge.

Police say the unidentified Elgin police officer stopped at his home while on patrol Wednesday and found Hukill burglarizing his home. That officer took Hukill into custody when he allegedly tried to run away.

Elgin police say Hukill and the officer are neighbors.