Police release sketch of Middletown attempted burglary suspect

March 28, 2013 6:56:04 PM PDT
New Castle County police are investigating an attempted burglary that occurred last week in Middletown.

On March 22nd at 8:50 a.m., police responded to the 100 block of Newbury Court for a reported attempted burglary.

When officers arrived, a 52-year-old man indicated that a male suspect was attempting to enter his home and fled the area once the homeowner confronted him.

The suspect was described as a dark skinned black male, approximately 5'4 tall, with a thin build, short black hair, goatee and was wearing blue jeans and a dark blue sweatshirt.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect or who can provide any other details pertaining to this investigation to please contact New Castle County Police Department at (302) 395-8110 (ATTN: Detective D. Price).