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Suspect Arrested in Home Invasion, Assault in Burlington, Vermont

Abdullahi Abdullehi, 22, is accused of breaking into the home on Buell Street around 2:30 Monday morning

Abdullahi Abdullehi
Burlington Police

Police in Burlington, Vermont, have arrested a man they say broke into a home and assaulted the resident. 

Abdullahi Abdullehi, 22, is accused of breaking into the home on Buell Street around 2:30 Monday morning. 

The resident told police that he heard a noise in his bedroom, went to investigate and saw the suspect. 

The suspect then threw the victim against a wall, punched him and then fled. 

Police tracked down Abdullehi in the area and the victim identified him as the suspect. 

Abdullehi was held on $5,000 bail and is set to be arraigned Monday. 

It's not clear if he has an attorney. 

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