NIAGARA FALLS - A Falls man started screaming when he saw a screen being cut and a hand coming in through his kitchen window about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. he told police.
An upstairs neighbor told officers she saw two men flee on bicycles in the 400 block of 19th Street when she went downstairs to check on the 57-year-old man after hearing him shout that he was going to call police.
The victim told police that a screen valued at $50 and the blinds valued at $20 were damaged in the attempted break-in.
Police found a large piece of screen had been cut from the frame and found a chair under the window.