Absecon Homeowner Chases and Catches Burglar
A homeowner returned to his house on Ohio Avenue in Absecon Saturday night to find two men in his home.
The men left the house, and the homeowner - and other family members gave chase.
By the time officers arrived on the scene, the homeowner had caught one of the men, while the other got away.
According to Absecon Police, Jean K Octavius, 29, of Pleasantville was arrested and charged with burglary, criminal mischief and terroristic threats. Octavius is being held in the Atlantic County Jail.
Anyone who my have witnessed the incident, or can provide additional information can contact the Absecon Police Department at 609-641-0667. Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Crime Stoppers may offer rewards for the successful arrest and conviction of involved parties.