Resident Confronts Alleged Intruder

Police say a resident confronts a masked armed man at his home and ends up in the hospital.

Jacksonville Police arrested 22 year-old Alan Webster.

Police claim on Friday Webster was wearing a ski mask armed with what they believe was a knife and confronted the resident.

Police say Webster assaulted the person then took off on foot.

They say after they issued a warrant for his arrest Webster would turn himself in.

He's been charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. He's in jail under no bond.

The victim was treated at a local hospital. No word on their condition.

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  • by Appalled on Mar 25, 2010 at 12:51 PM
    I actually know Alan and I'm appalled... well, not really. I rarely hung out with him. He was a friend of a good friend. I always knew he was messed up in the head, but I never thought something like that would happen. Oh well. Can you say bad judgement call???
  • by Darren Location: Kill Devil Hills on Mar 8, 2010 at 08:29 AM
    To Mike from Edenton, you are right in what you said. We need the death penalty on this low life punk.
  • by S Location: ENC on Mar 7, 2010 at 07:59 PM
    So sorry that this thug didn't meet a homeowner like me who keeps a loaded gun handy & can shoot very would have saved the taxpayers his attorney fee and his free room and board.
  • by TINMAN Location: WASHINGTON NC on Mar 7, 2010 at 05:16 PM
  • by Anonymous on Mar 7, 2010 at 03:24 PM
    I would have shot him and called his mother to come and clean up the mess.
  • by Greg Location: Greenville on Mar 7, 2010 at 01:23 PM
    A Glock would have saved taxpayers a lot of food, housing, and health care expenses-not to mention the cable TV bills. Good job catching this thug!
  • by Mom Location: NC on Mar 7, 2010 at 11:28 AM
    I would have appologized to him just before I blew his head off. And Im a Mom. Shame on his.
  • by a Location: nc on Mar 7, 2010 at 06:20 AM
    To:to anonymous, why not?
  • by T Maxx Location: G-vegas on Mar 6, 2010 at 10:11 PM
    Well, ita ashame these young people always into some mischief or mayhem. If you breakiing into my home and I am present there will be hell to pay. Now this joker will be getting free health care oh that right he is on Obama plan.
  • by Bubba Location: Dixie County, FL on Mar 6, 2010 at 08:13 PM
    Home invader come on out to the Southern Country Land. Like to show you Shot Gun Justice.
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