Burglar caught inside Hartsville home
Alonzo Alexander Prescott, 44, is charged with burglary first degree after he was caught breaking into a home Tuesday morning on Penn Circle in Hartsville, according to Lt.Robby Kilgo with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office.
Kilgo said patrol deputies were dispatched Penn Circle after a resident heard someone inside their home and called 911.
He added when deputies got there, they discovered a broken window and could hear someone inside of the residence.
Deputies took a man into custody as he attempted to exit the home through the front door wearing a mask, Kilgo said.
Prescott remains in custody at the W. Glenn Campbell Detention Center and will appear Wednesday before a Darlington County Magistrate.
Hartsville Police Department assisted in this investigation.