An Enterprise woman came home to a burglar inside her home on Wednesday, Sept. 4.
The Enterprise Police Department (EPD) responded to the 500 block of E. Watts Street around 3 p.m. after receiving a burglary in progress call.
Authorities say, the victim walked into the front door of her residence and discovered a white male in her home. The suspect attempted to restrain the victim and managed to take her cell phone. The victim was able to escape from the suspect and ran to a neighbor’s house to call 9-1-1.
EPD patrol officers were able to locate the suspect, identified as Donnie Russell III, 20 of Enterprise within 10 minutes of the 9-1-1 call.
Russell was arrested and charged with first degree burglary, additional charges are pending. He has been placed in the Coffee County Jail.