Man Arrested for Burglary

Wichita Falls, TX -

On May 5th around. 9:00 p.m., Wichita Falls Police Officers responded to a call in the 3000 block of Kemp for report of a Burglary of a Habitation in progress.

The resident reported that 19-year-old Nicholas Padilla had forced his way through the back door and assaulted a subject inside the apartment.

Padilla had already fled the scene when officers arrived, but they were able to get a vehicle and clothing description along with the location he was possibly headed to.

Officers then located Padilla at his residence. Nicholas Padilla was arrested for Burglary of a Habitation and transported to the Wichita County Jail. The victim was transported to United Regional for treatment.