(Griswold, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police are investigating an attempted burglary at a home this morning in Griswold in which the suspect jumped from a window and fled on foot.
A little after 1:00 a.m., officers from the Troop E barracks responded to an alarm on Burton Road.
The homeowner was checking on an alarm in their barn when he saw a man break a window and make the leap the ground 20 feet below.
Police say the suspect was last seen running through a field toward a wooded area.
No items were reported stolen.
Anyone with any information is asked to contract State Police barracks Troop E in Montville at (860) 848-6500, extension 5008.