Intruder slept in bed at home in Westmoreland County

State police said a burglary suspect slept in the bed of the master bedroom of a Westmoreland County home he had entered illegally. Christopher Sherrick, 35, of Irwin, is charged with burglary and other offenses connected to Thursday’s incident at a home on Mount Joy Road .State police said Sherrick had slept in the bed with evidence showing the bed was disheveled with Sherrick’s wallet and Government-issued ID and phone charger on the bedroom nightstand.Police said Sherrick was confronted by the homeowners who found him on their porch.Police said , after being taken into custody, Sherrick admitted to being in the house and tried to bribe troopers with money to let him go free. Sherrick faces a preliminary hearing later this month.

State police said a burglary suspect slept in the bed of the master bedroom of a Westmoreland County home he had entered illegally.

Christopher Sherrick, 35, of Irwin, is charged with burglary and other offenses connected to Thursday’s incident at a home on Mount Joy Road.

State police said Sherrick had slept in the bed with evidence showing the bed was disheveled with Sherrick’s wallet and Government-issued ID and phone charger on the bedroom nightstand.

Police said Sherrick was confronted by the homeowners who found him on their porch.

Police said, after being taken into custody, Sherrick admitted to being in the house and tried to bribe troopers with money to let him go free.

Sherrick faces a preliminary hearing later this month.

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