Man attempts to force his way inside Ann Arbor home
A man pushed up against a woman in an attempt to force his way inside her home Saturday night, Ann Arbor police said.
About 2:30 a.m., the 26-year-old woman returned to her home in the 400 block of Pauline Boulevard and saw a man on the front porch, police said.
Police said she went to the back door, where she saw a light bulb to an outdoor light was on the ground. As she began to unlock the door, she saw the man several feet away, police spokeswoman Lt. Renee Bush said.
When the woman asked the man whether she could help him, he told her that she could open the door, police said. He then pushed his shoulder against hers, police said, attempting to force her inside the apartment.
She pushed him and he ran away, heading south, Bush said. Police are investigating the incident as an attempted home invasion.
The man was described as white, 6 feet, 4 inches tall, about 25 years old and weighing about 225 pounds. He was clean-shaven and was wearing blue jeans, a light blue sweatshirt with a zipper and light blue baseball cap.
Anyone with information can call the police department's tip line at (734) 794-6939.