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Police: Burglary suspect falls into Family Dollar store through ceiling

HOUSTON – A man was taken into custody after police said he allegedly broke into a store through the ceiling. 

According to authorities, officers responded to an alarm call at the Family Dollar at N. Wayside at Kenton about 1:45 a.m. Police said an officer actually saw the suspected burglar fall through the ceiling inside the store. 

Houston police arrested the man and then checked the roof for other people. 

Police said the man had climbed a large tree next to the business to get on the roof.