STOCKTON, CA - A Stockton boy was fortunately not hurt when an intruder broke into his home Monday morning.
Stockton police report the incident took place on the 1700 block of West Walnut Street at 7:46 a.m.
The 13 year old told officers he heard loud knocking on the back door but wasn't expecting anyone. The intruder kicked at the back door and boy grabbed his dog and locked himself in a bathroom.
As the intruder started in, he seemed to realize someone was in the house and he fled.
A witness told officers a white Ford Explorer SUV was seen leaving the area at a high rate of speed. Another caller called police to report the vehicle abandoned near American Legion Park.
Responding officers did not find the driver.
The intruder was described a possibly a white man in his 20s.