A Baltimore man was arrested Sunday after allegedly trying to break into an Essex home.
The incident happened in the unit block of Sharondale Way at 7:20 Sunday morning. According to a police report, the man, later identified as Vaughn Phyall, attempted to break into an apartment using a crowbar, but was unsuccessful.
Later that day, police arrested 43-year-old Phyall, of the 1100 block of Ramblewood Road in Baltimore City. He is charged with fourth-degree burglary, attempted fourth-degree burglary, attempted first-degree burglary and destruction of property. He was released on his own recognizance, according to online court records. No court date has yet been set in the case.
Phyall has no prior criminal record, according to online court records.