SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police arrested a man Saturday for breaking in and vandalizing a Springfield home.
Officers say Steven Wilkinson broke into a house on the 100 block of S. 14th St. He reportedly smashed about 20 windows and damaged many of the belongings inside. After a brief struggle, police were able to capture the suspect.
The resident had just bought the home days earlier. Wilkinson is in jail. Police say he’s a known transient in the area.