West Valley burglary suspect arrested

West Valley burglary suspect arrested
The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says 22-year-old James Purdy was arrested Monday morning. Purdy is suspected of breaking into a house on South 62nd Avenue on Thursday. (Courtesy: Yakima County Sheriff's Office)
YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says a 22-year-old suspected of burglary in West Valley has been arrested.

Deputies say they arrested James Purdy Monday morning in Yakima without incident. Purdy is suspected of breaking into a house Thursday and trying to steal several items.

YCSO released a photo of Purdy Thursday and asked for information on his whereabouts. Deputies credited the arrest to tips they received due to the publicity around the case.