Business burglary suspect arrested same day

DeLand police officers quickly arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary at a business early Tuesday.

Around 11 a.m., units responded to Chica’s Café located at 215 South Woodland Boulevard in reference to a burglary that occurred at approximately 2:27 a.m.  

Responding officers obtained surveillance footage showing an individual attempting to break into the cash register without success.

Using the footage, investigators issued an attempt to identify. Around 6:30 p.m., DPD units located a subject matching the description of the person.  

Francisco G. Cuellar, 35, was arrested and charged with Burglary of an Unoccupied Structure.

Cuellar was found to be in possession of narcotic paraphernalia during a search and was subsequently charged with Possession of Paraphernalia.

Cuellar was transported to the Volusia County Branch Jail.