NEW HOLLAND, LANCASTER COUNTY—A woman called police to her New Holland home Wednesday morning after finding a man inside her bathroom. Police say Derek Byrnes, 22, broke into the woman's home along the 400 block of Main Street without her permission.
Police say they found Byrnes on the roof of the home when they arrived. Police say Byrnes threatened to jump off the roof but Lancaster County SERT negotiators were able to bring him off the roof without incident.
Upon further investigation, police discovered that Byrnes and the woman have been involved in a relationship and were at a bar together earlier in the night.
Police say when the woman found Byrnes he punched her and took off with several jars of change.
Police say Byrnes is being charged with burglary, theft by unlawful taking and simple assault.