Robber seen lurking over sleeping baby's crib arrested

Robber seen lurking over sleeping baby's crib arrested

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HOUSTON (WJBK) -- A robber seen on surveillance video lurking over a sleeping baby's crib has been arrested.

MyFOXHouston.com reports Christopher Gomez, 18, was taken into custody Thursday night. Investigators plan to charge him with preparing burglary of a habitation.

Investigators believe Gomez broke into a west Harris County home on April 5 and made off with $60. Evidence indicates Gomez burgled two other homes as well.

Video cameras show Gomez walking through the victims' home and staring at their toddler in his crib while the family slept. The baby was not harmed.

The video was seen by thousands of people online and made headlines across the country.

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