Gilbert police search for 2 burglary suspects

GILBERT, AZ - Police were searching Friday for two burglary suspects in a Gilbert neighborhood.

According to tweets sent out by the Gilbert Police Department, officers were looking for a white male and white female in their 20s in the area of Houston and Recker roads.

Police said the male has a mullet haircut and facial hair, wearing a Green Bay Packers shirt.

The female was described as wearing her blond hair in a ponytail and a black shirt.

Police said they possibly took off with two handguns from a home in the area.

Two schools were put on lockdown while police looked for the suspects. They were Towne Meadows Elementary and Carol Rae Ranch Elementary.

The school lockdowns were lifted just before 3:30 p.m. Police presence was increased at the schools to facilitate school release.

Police say the investigation into the burglary is continuing.

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