The Grande Prairie RCMP rural detachment was called to a residence outside of the city after the victim reported that a suspect had allegedly attempted to enter the resident’s home by kicking in a basement window.

The victim confronted the suspect, who later decided to flee on foot.  Shortly after, the suspect male was located and arrested by police.

The incident occurred on April 5, 2015 at approximately 10:15 a.m.

A 51-year-old male from Grande Prairie is now facing charges of break and enter and has his next court appearance scheduled for May 4. 2015.