Man forces his way into apartment at Eastern Michigan University
An intruder forced his way into an Eastern Michigan University apartment early Saturday morning, but the resident managed to push him out and lock the door, police said.
The resident of the Westview Apartments near Rynearson Stadium answered a knock at the door about 12:25 a.m., a police advisory said. When the resident answered the door, the man pushed his way into the apartment. The two struggled, and the resident forced the man back out, police said.
The intruder ran away. The resident told police he believed the man was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
He described the intruder as a black man about 30 years old with a dark complexion. He was about 6 feet 3 inches to 6 feet 4 inches tall, had short black hair and was missing a front tooth, the resident said. He was wearing a brown sweatshirt, black leather coat and grayish denim jeans with embroidery on the back pocket.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call EMU Police at (734) 487-1222.