Resident stops home burglary in progress

Christmas Whitfield

June 22, 2010 1:43:33 PM PDT
Police say a resident on E. Pine Street in Goldsboro interrupted a burglary at his home Monday morning.

Officers say the victim was able to give them a description of the burglar's car.

Police spotted a vehicle matching the victim’s description and stopped it a short time later.

The victim identified the man in the vehicle and he was taken into custody.

Twenty-year-old Christmas Whitfield was arrested and charged with attempted breaking and entering. His bond was set at $5,000.