Burglary suspect arrested after prompting lockdown near UNM

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Albuquerque Police chasing a suspected burglar prompted a lockdown near UNM.

Police say they were called when a neighbor spotted a man breaking into a home. 

They say they found Walter Eddings in the backyard with a backpack full of items from the home. 

APD says he ran from them. 

Air support was called, and both UNM and CNM were placed on lockdown. 

Officers eventually took Eddings into custody with the help of a police dog. 

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