Homeowner Helps Catch Suspected Burglar

A Janesville homeowner helps police arrest a suspected burglar.

Janesville police were called to two residences in the area of the 1600 block of Wildrose Way and the 4300 block of Prairie Fox Drive Friday night for two burglaries. While police were investigating the first two incidents... they were notified that a third homeowner in the area had caught a young man in his house, struggled with him, and was holding him for police.

Arrested on 2 counts of burglary, one count of attempted burglary, battery and probation violation is 20 year old Nicholas Wuthrich of Janesville.

Police are investigating whether Wuthrich may be connected to other burglaries on Janesville northeast side.