MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Police say a Manchester, N.H. man detained a burglary suspect when he saw the man acting suspiciously near his neighbor’s house.
The neighbor told police he was inside his own home when saw the man at the rear of his neighbor’s home. He got his gun and walked over.READ MORE: Spring Is Here: Near Record Warm Temps This Week, More Day Light Coming
Police said he confronted the man inside the rear door of the home Tuesday. The man reportedly slammed the door shut on the neighbor, retreating inside the house.READ MORE: CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People May Meet Without Masks Or Social Distancing
The neighbor ran to the front of the house and confronted the man as he fled out the front door.
Police said an investigation showed 49-year-old Charles Javery had forced entry into the home through a rear door. He was arrested and charged with burglary.MORE NEWS: These Are The Most Popular Dog Names In Boston, According To Licensing Data
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