Homeowner interrupts burglary in progress - KMOV.com

Homeowner interrupts burglary in progress

?(KMOV) - A teenager is in custody after an alleged home invasion turns into a struggle with the homeowner.

Police say on October 3rd, Joel Demunbrun, 21, returned to his home at 268 Wyandotte St. in Edwardsville and interrupted a burglary in progress.? He found Kendel Metzler, 18, inside and called police.? Demunbrun managed to tell police his address before he struggled with the intruder.

Police were able to take the teen into custody.? After the initial investigation, Metzler was placed on a felony hold at the Madison County Jail. ?His bond is set at $75,000.

Formal charges are pending after a review by the Madison County State's Attorney's Office Monday.

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