Man tries to break into Porterville home, arrested

PORTERVILLE, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A person has been arrested after making an attempt to break into a house in Porterville, placing kids in peril, the Porterville Police Department mentioned.

Officers say they responded to a report of a person making an attempt to break into a house within the 200 block of East Putnam Avenue in Porterville on Tuesday at round 7:30 p.m.

Upon arrival, investigators say they contacted the person, recognized as 32-year-old Martin Andrade of Porterville. Officers went to detain Andrade who resisted however was in the end taken into custody.

Detectives say the victims have been contacted, and so they reported Andrade had been following them whereas strolling on a close-by path. They made their approach house and Andrade discovered them and tried getting them to let him in. The suspect then eliminated a display screen off a window a pressured entry into the house.

Police say the victims have been in a position to push the suspect out of the house till their arrival and till Andrade was taken into custody. There have been kids current and Andrade’s actions triggered them to be positioned in peril. Andrade was additionally discovered to be beneath the affect of a managed substance.

According to the police division, Andrade was later booked on the South County Detention Facility on suspicion of housebreaking of an inhabited dwelling, youngster endangerment, beneath the affect of a managed substance, and resisting/delaying or obstructing a peace workplace.

Anyone with data concerning this case is inspired to contact the Porterville Police Department at 559-782-7400.

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