Sometimes people don’t retire when they should: 65-year-old with history of theft convictions arrested in burglary
A 65-year-old man with 10 felony convictions was arrested Monday on accusations that he burglarized a Skiatook house, records show.
Leonard Dewayne White of Turley is accused of breaking into the house in the 100 block of North C Street about 12:20 a.m. and stealing multiple items, according to an arrest report.
Skiatook police found burglary tools in a pickup White was driving near the house about 1 a.m., the report shows.
He was booked into the Tulsa Jail on complaints of first-degree burglary, larceny and driving with a revoked driver’s license, records show. He was released on $22,500 bail later that morning.
White has spent 18 years in prison since 1982, including from 2009 to July 2011, records show.
He was convicted of grand larceny in 1982, 1994 and 1996; drug possession in 1999, 2005 and twice in 2009; and three counts of possessing a stolen vehicle in 2009, according to Department of Corrections records.
He is set to be on probation until 2015.