Resident stops home burglary in progress

GOLDSBORO, N.C.

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.

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