A subject entered a residence on Second Ave by breaking the front door. A witness notified the police. Third Precinct officers entered the residence and found the defendant hiding inside. The defendant was arrested and gave a fictitious name. Officers were later able to identify the defendant through fingerprinting.
Upon further investigation the defendant was linked to another Burglary in New Cassel on August 31st.
The defendant was charged with Burglary 3rd Degree, Criminal Trespass 2nd Degree, False Personation and Violation of Parole.