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'Bling Ring' suspects reveal robbery methods

March 4, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
There are new revelations in the "Bling Ring" burglary story. One of the suspects, Nick Prugo, says he looked for a way to break into celebrity homes by checking online satellite photos.Prugo was interviewed by ABC's Good Morning America. Prugo says after a night of partying, the group ended up at Paris Hilton's home. Prugo says they found a key to her front door underneath the mat, and the alarm was unarmed.

Prugo says his alleged suspect, Rachel Lee, stole designer clothing. Prugo says it was easy to continue breaking into celebrity homes because the Hilton burglary went so easily.

Police estimate between October 2008 to August 2009, the group allegedly stole more than $3 million in jewelry and designer clothing. Nick Prugo is charged with seven counts of residential burglary.

Each count carries a sentence of two to six years.


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