A Potosi man has been arrested after an early morning burglary attempt. Thursday just before 8 AM the Poplar Bluff Police Department responded to a call in the 28-hundred block of Vaugh Avenue. The homeowner told officers that while he was trying to get ready for work he encountered a white male in his kitchen. The suspect fled from the home into a nearby wooded area. 32-year old Jeremy Bailey was later arrested and admitted to police he entered the home and fled when he came into contact with the owner. He has been charged with burglary in the first degree and remains in Butler County Jail.
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