Arrest made in Abilene burglaries

POSTED: 8:23 PM Aug 21 2013   UPDATED: 12:52 PM Aug 22 2013
Robert Hagar
ABILENE, Texas -

An arrest has been made in a series of thefts that date back to July.

Police have arrested 26-year-old Robert Hagar and charged him with burglary of a habitation and theft of a motor vehicle.

Hagar is believed to have burglarized a residence on Sunset Drive, a home on Clinton Street, and a business on Walnut Street.

He is also charged with stealing several automobiles.  He was arrested when the owner of a stolen welder noticed it in the back of a pickup truck Hagar was driving.

Hagar is in the Taylor County jail on bonds totaling $27,000.