Summerville Police were called to a West Washington Street address on Sunday about a burglary in progress.
When police got to the residence and spoke with the complainant, she told police that she came home to find that someone had been inside her house, turned the television on and had used the shower. She told police that she believed the person was still inside the residence.
When police entered the house they found the suspect in the woman’s bed, asleep and wearing a pair of the woman’s blue jeans.
The suspect would not give a reason to police for being inside the residence other than, “This is my house”.
Police arrested twenty-four-year-old Thomas Marty Laney and charged him with burglary, theft by taking and theft of services.