A 39-year-old Long Beach man was arrested on suspicion of residential burglary and police believe he may have robbed a business hours prior in Belmont Shore Friday, July 10, authorities said.

Long Beach police received a call about 6 p.m. from a homeowner in the 100 block of Pomona Avenue who had returned to the home to find it ransacked, but also heard sounds inside, police spokesman Officer Ivan Garcia said.

Officers set up a perimeter, believing the suspect was still inside the home. They attempted to call out to the suspect, but received no response, Garcia said.

SWAT was called and the suspect, identified as Michael Larry, was ultimately found inside the home and arrested, Garcia said.

More than three hours earlier, police received a call of an armed robbery at a nearby business in the 5200 block of East Second Street.

Police responded about 2:35 p.m. and learned the suspect entered the business, threatened employees with a bladed weapon and walked out with property, Garcia said.

It was believed the suspect ran off to the 100 block of Argonne Avenue and a perimeter was set up, but the suspect was not found.

Based on information from witnesses to the burglary, officers believe Larry was the same suspect involved in the armed robbery, Garcia said.

He was booked on suspicion of residential burglary, vandalism and being under the influence of a controlled substance, Garcia said. He was being held on $20,000 bail.

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