.

Police: Burglary Interrupted at King Street Home

Mount Pleasant Police said a suspect fled in a vehicle when he realized a resident was home. House is near New Castle border.

A King Street homeowner called police this morning after a man allegedly broke in through unlocked door, Mount Pleasant Police Sgt. Michael Pierce said.

The department received a call from a resident of 940 King St. at 11:45 a.m. reporting the break-in, Pierce said. The house is in northern Mount Pleasant, near the border with New Castle.

"It was an interrupted burglary," he stated.

The homeowner reported that the man, who was wearing a red hoodie, fled the scene in a black Altima. It is unknown whether there was more than one suspect at the scene.

"We are conducting a canvass and other departments are being made aware," he said.

Like us on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter | Sign up for our newsletter

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »