London father finds young son speaking to unknown male intruder inside residence

London, Ontario – A London man was arrested early this morning after a homeowner found his young son speaking with the unknown man inside his residence.

On Thursday, August 13, 2020, at approximately 6:15 a.m., a man heard his young son speaking with someone inside his house on Trafalgar Street. The man found a suspect near his child, packing up items that belonged to the residents of the home. The man scared the suspect off, and police were contacted.

A description of the suspect was provided to police, and he was arrested in the area of Hale and Trafalgar streets.

No one sustained any physical injuries.

London Police
London Police

As a result of the investigation, Joshua Michael Blake, 36, of London, is charged with break and enter with intent.

The accused is scheduled to appear in London court today in relation to the charge.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously to www.londoncrimestoppers.com.

London Police Service



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