Police arrest 1 after home invasion in west Phoenix

Posted at 1:44 PM, Apr 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-08 16:44:08-04

Phoenix police have arrested a 30-year-old man for his role in a home invasion Saturday morning. 

Police say they are still searching for two other men in their 50's after they say the three broke into a home near Thomas Road and 83rd Avenue and stole various items including a person's car and cell phone. 

Officials say they received a call for the home invasion at 5:15 a.m. The three allegedly broke into the home while a couple was asleep. 

After the trio had left, officers and a police helicopter were able to track the cell phone and were able to locate the victim's vehicle in Tempe near Broadway and Rural roads. 

The 30-year-old was then taken into custody by police

Police say this man is being questioned by police and will be booked into jail for "numerous" felony crimes.