A young burglar assaulted a York County homeowner who caught him in the act, but police said he didn't get away without being recognized.
Northern York County Regional police said a witness was able to provide the boy's name and charges are pending against him.
The juvenile was trying to steal a bicycle from a garage in the 2600 block of Huntfield Drive in Manchester Township when the homeowner confronted him and the two struggled Monday morning, police said in a news release.
The man was punched several times in the face and head before the boy fled in a white pickup truck with two others, police said.
Officers said they located the suspect and two other boys at a home in the 1000 block of North George Street.
Police did not release their names.
The homeowner suffered moderate injuries.