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Man arrested in connection to Aransas Pass burglary spree

Posted at 11:58 AM, Nov 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-08 13:00:12-05

Aransas Pass Police have arrested a man suspected of burglarizing vehicles in the Windy Shores subdivision area.

Approximately 9 vehicles were broken into on Tuesday, and police say one of the victims was able to locate a stolen computer using the device’s GPS. The victim also saw the burglary suspect use the device to log into his Facebook account.

Burglary Spree, Suspect Arrested and some Property Recovered…

Posted by Aransas Pass Police Department on Thursday, November 8, 2018

Police used this information to track down 18-year-old Peter Unger, and were able to recover the stolen computer and some of the other victim’s property.

During a search of the suspect’s vehicle, police also discovered methamphetamine and a syringe.

Unger was arrested and charged with theft and possession of a controlled substance. APD continues to investigate Unger’s connection to the burglaries.

Anyone with information about this case are asked to contact APD at 361-758-TIPS (8477) or online at