Unlike steal and rob, the verb burglarize
refers to the kind of theft that is committed in houses or other similar structures.
In August, David Dominguez tried to burglarize
his neighbor's Arlington, Virginia, house and got himself shot, reported the Arlington Sun-Gazette.
STUDIO CITY -- Two suspects who attempted to burglarize
a Studio City Hills home were at large Friday night after a neighbor unknowingly helped one of them escape, but they left their vehicle at the scene, police said.
He also admitted trying to burglarize
a sixth residence.
Miranda apparently intended to burglarize
the home by entering via the garage, but was unable to gain entry to the residence that way.
His behavior is analogous to driving someone to a home so that they may burglarize
9, 1994--Worse than the Grinch who stole Christmas, con artists are at it again in the city, posing as utility workers in order to gain entry to and burglarize
homes, warns James Derry, customer service director for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.