Police arrest man accused of trying to break in to Desire area home

Police arrest man accused of trying to break in to Desire area home

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police arrested a man who they said was trying to break into a Desire area home. It happened June 2 in the 3900 block of North Tonti Street.

Police said after arriving at the home they found "Lil" Albert Andrews trying to pry open a back window. When officers confronted Andrews, they said he took off running and jumped over a fence..

On Monday, June 6, police said they spotted a man who matched Andrew's description while investigating a vehicle burglary in the 3400 block of Pleasure Street. Officers arrested Andrews and booked him with attempted simple burglary.

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