MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- A suspect featured on Caught in the Act has been captured months after the crime.

Mobile Police said Jedarrious Cooley broke into a house by going through a window. Once inside, police said he was startled by the family dog.

The burglar also set off the security alarm and wasn't in the house for long. But police said he left something behind, his DNA.

Cooley was identified and arrested on two counts of burglary and receiving stolen property.

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