Soldier's home robbed, military gear, medals stolen

Police seek burglary suspect

By Corey Rangel

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Back for just three days from serving in Afghanistan, a soldier from Avondale returned home on Monday to find his home broken into.

“You think you're coming home to kind of unwind and start to relax and I don't know how to exactly say it – it just kinda sucks,” said the soldier.

Because he's involved in special operations with the Army, he did not want to be identified.

He said he’s not too worried about his missing TV, laptop, or computer but is more concerned about his stolen military gear.

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