A Severna Park woman fled her home Friday during an attempted burglary, county police said.
Susan Gail Beaver, 37, called police just after 9 a.m. as the man took a screen from a side window of her home in the 100 block of Tarks Lane, police said.
By the time police arrived, the man had disappeared.
Officers searched the woods behind the woman's house but could not find the man, police said. About 30 minutes later on Asbury Drive, an officer stopped a man who fit the suspect's description.
Ms. Beaver identified the suspect as the man who had tried to break into her home, police said.
Terry Oneal Mosby, 26, of no fixed address was charged with third- and fourth-degree burglary.
Millersville man thwarts burglary at his home
A Millersville man thwarted a burglary Saturday when he found two women in his home in the 1000 block of Rustling Oaks Drive, county police said. Rod Wolfe told police he found a woman in an upstairs bedroom just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday. When the woman saw him, she pushed past him and ran out of the house, police said. Mr. Wolfe called police after finding a second woman hiding in a bedroom closet.
Marsha L. Jones, 18, of the 600 block of Riverside Drive in Pasadena and Vannessa J. Thurow, 20, of no fixed address were arrested and charged with burglary.