Police nab suspect during break and enter in progress

On November 2nd at 7:06pm officers received a call about a break and enter in progress at an address in Southampton.

Officers arrived on scene and discovered a broken window leading into the residence.  Officers entered and found a male passed out on the kitchen floor.  Officer woke the male up and placed him under arrest.  The male began to struggle and resisted attempts to put him in handcuffs.

He was eventually restrained and transported to the police station for further investigation.

A 26 year old Southampton man has been charged with:

  1. Break and enter a dwelling house
  2. Mischief under $5000
  3. Mischief under $5000
  4. Resisting Arrest
  5. Possession of a schedule 1 substance – Cocaine

He was released on a promise to appear with a court date.