Alleged serial burglar arrested
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Images from surveillance cameras helped investigators identify Herman Canada, 44, as the suspect.

By Julianne Herrera, KRON

SAN FRANCISCO -- (KRON) -- Investigators from San Francisco Police Department’s Southern Police Station arrested a man in connection with a series of burglaries that happened primarily in the Central and Southern Police Districts, San Francisco police announced Friday.

On March 18, 2017 around 5:41 p.m., officers from Mission Police Station saw 44-year-old Herman Canada of San Francisco on the 2000 block of Mission St.

The officers recognized Canada from a crime alert bulletin issued by Southern Station investigators and took him into custody without incident.

Images from surveillance cameras helped investigators identify Canada as the suspect.

Canada was later booked into San Francisco County Jail on 17 counts of burglary.

Most of the burglaries were committed during overnight hours and involved residential and commercial properties.

Canada has several prior convictions in San Francisco for possession of stolen property, grand theft, and burglary.

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