Armed Kentwood homeowner confronts home invader

Posted at 11:30 PM, May 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-05 23:31:53-04

KENTWOOD, Mich. — A teenager was arrested after breaking into a home and being confronted by the homeowner early Tuesday morning.

It happened in the 5000 block of Blaine Avenue SE at around 4 a.m.

Kentwood Police said the homeowner was armed and maintained control of the situation. A 17-year-old suspect was arrested, but police spotted two people running from the home when they arrived.

If you have any information call the Kentwood Police Department at (616) 698-6580 or Silent Observer at (616) 774-2345.