Burglary Suspect Wanted by Kennewick Police

Kennewick Police is asking for the public's help in locating a man suspected of entering a garage and entering another home earlier this month.

Dwayne Bateman is wanted for residential burglary and burglary 1st degree.

Police say on Friday, June 13th, he allegedly entered the garage of a home on the 2200 block of S. Lyle.  There he was confronted by the homeowner who attempted to restrain him.

After a brief confrontation, Bateman was able to get away.

Then later that day, Bateman allegedly entered another home on the 900 block of W. 25th through an unlocked sliding door.  There the homeowner confronted him and he ran off.

If you have any information on Bateman's whereabouts, please call the Crime Stoppers line at 586-8477 or 1-800-222-8477.