Port Richey, Florida -- A man is accused of stealing a number of items from a home including a dog.

The victim accused 21-year-old Jerry House of breaking into his home on Parchment Drive on Oct. 18 and stealing his TV, computer,Xbox, DVD player, and his dog.

The victim later got the dog back and during an interview withPasco Sheriff's deputies, House reportedly admitted he went into the man's home without permission and took the dog.House claimed he wanted to take care of the dog and denied breaking in and that he stole anything else.

House provided conflicting statements as to why he went to the victim's home in the first place. He was arrested and charged with Burglary of a Dwelling.

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