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Man named Bud Weisser arrested for breaking into convenience store

By Mason White 2:27 PM December 23, 2014
Bud A. Weisser 

By: Mahesh Sarin
A teenager whose name is Bud A. Weisser, was arrested after he broke into a gas station convenience store.

The teenager managed to escape from the scene before police arrived.

Later, he turned himself in after police found evidence at the scene.

Weisser, 18, faces charges of burglary for breaking into the convenience store in Lemay, Missouri.

An officer on patrol saw the teen climbing out of a broken shop window about 4:30 a.m. The officer chased the man, but he managed to escape, according to the St. Louis County Police.

Investigators found evidence, linking Weisser to the theft. He turned himself in to police and submitted a DNA sample.

Police said that blood found on the counter of the convenience store matched the DNA taken from Weisser.

According to court documents, Weisser of the 200 block of Espenschied Street, broke into the store for the purpose of stealing, but he left without taking anything.