The NYPD has announced that they have a person of interest in custody in regards to the home invasion in Boro Park on Tuesday morning.
In a story first reported by YWN, the suspect apparently entered the home – located on 39 Street between 15 and 16 Avenues – through an open window early Tuesday morning.
Thankfully, the man fled the home before doing anything bad to the child.
Police announced in a press conference that Detectives from the Special Victims Unit are interviewing the man. Police further announced that the individual has ties to the general neighborhood.
His bike was taken by Crime Scene Units from the scene on Tuesday.
UPDATE 6:30PM ET: The following individual was arrested on April 18, 2018 at 1:40PM ET:
99-25 42 Avenue
Burglary (2 counts)
Endangering the Welfare of a Child
(Yossi Taub – YWN)