Woman attacked in home

Man charged for aggravated burglary

Police arrested a 46-year-old Bodden Town man Friday on suspicion of attempting to assault a woman while armed with a knife after breaking into her home.

The man was arrested and charged with aggravated burglary following the break-in at Beach Bay at 4:30 a.m. Friday morning.

Police said the woman, who was at home with her son, said she heard glass breaking and found a man at her bedroom door.

“The accused male, armed with a knife, attempted to assault the female,” police said in a statement released Tuesday afternoon.

After the man left the premises, the woman reported the break-in and identified the intruder, police said.