Pleasanton police arrested a 59-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing a home after a resident reported seeing a suspicious person in a backyard Friday night, according to the Police Department. Around 9 p.m., the resident called police when he saw a suspicious man in the 2300 block of Meadowlark Circle. Percel Costello of Oakland ran away when officers confronted him, prompting a pursuit and one officer to deploy a Taser, police said. Costello was not injured, but he was taken into custody without further incident, police said. He had property from the home on him at the time, police said. Police are commending the resident for reporting suspicious activity.
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