Plymouth: Man arrested for breaking into home with knife

A man who allegedly broke into a home in North Plymouth with a knife last night is under arrest. 26 year old Matthew Spring of Pembroke is being charged with home invasion, destruction of property, and threatening to commit a crime.

Police say Spring broke into the house on Court Street at around 2:30 in the morning armed with a knife and threatened to kill one someone who lives there. He was caught outside the house.

Spring allegedly told police he was looking to get a stolen wallet back. People in the house say they didn’t know Spring and don’t know of any stolen wallet.

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About Steve Burns

Steve comes to the South Shore by way of the Jersey Shore. Upon arriving at Emerson College in Boston back in 2010, and eventual graduation in 2014, Steve was immediately attracted to radio as an outlet for his reporting. Previous stops before the South Shore include WOBM on the Jersey Shore, WCCM in the Merrimack Valley, an internship at CBS Radio News' flagship station, WCBS 880 in New York City, and a few formative years at Emerson's WERS.