Birmingham police and Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies are searching an area near Old Springville Road for two white suspects in an alleged home invasion attempt. according to al.com.
The incident took place in Birmingham, according to Sergeant Jack Self of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s department. “It occurred in their city limits,” Self said. “We assisted in the search for suspects.”
The report says the two men broke the window of a house, but the owner was at home
. The suspects fled into a wooded area where law enforcement have set up a perimeter and are currently searching.
The attempted break-in took place on Martinwood Lane. The search is in the Polly Reed Road and Old Springville Road area, said the report.
Officers have surrounded one of the suspect’s home. Reports indicate that one suspect is wearing a red and white striped shirt and blue jeans and the other is wearing an orange shirt and jeans.