Modesto resident surprises burglars

A man came home and interrupted two armed burglars Sunday night, Modesto police said. Sgt. Carlos Castro said the burglars took the man's wallet and iPhone and one thief told the man they'd be back to steal his television, Castro said. The burglary was reported about 8 p.m. in the 2400 block of Eicher Avenue, near Chrysler Park. The burglars were described as black men, wearing black masks and dark hooded jackets. There was no report of a getaway vehicle.