EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

Latest News

January 31, 2013

1 arrested following Haverhill burglary attempt

HAVERHILL — One man was arrested on burglary charges after he was confronted by an elderly woman in her South Webster Street home this morning.

Anthony Fowler, 22, of 132 River St., Haverhill, has been charged with unarmed burglary after he broke into a house at 55 South Webster St. around 2:30 a.m.

The woman who lives in the house heard something and when she went to investigate found Fowler inside her house.

When she confronted him, he told her he was just looking for a place to stay for the night.

She told him to leave and he walked out, police said.

The woman called police, saying she was concerned about his well-being.

He was arrested in the neighborhood shortly after her 911 call came in at 2:41 a.m.

There were no threats made or any physical contact during the confrontation.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Latest News

AP Video
Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: MH17 Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Disabled Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion Last Mass Lynching in U.S. Remains Unsolved Home-sharing Programs Help Seniors Ex-NYC Mayor: US Should Allow Flights to Israel Clinton: "AIDS-Free Generation Within Our Reach" Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch
Photos of the Week