Maine teen girl surprises intruder

Police said a teenage girl hid in her bedroom when a man forced his way into her Chesterville home, then had the presence of mind to get a detailed description that helped investigators identify a suspect. Police said the 17-year-old girl was home alone Monday when someone knocked on the front door. Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. said that when no one answered, the intruder forced his way in. The girl hid in her bedroom until the suspect opened the door, and he fled upon seeing her. Police said she got a description of the suspect and his vehicle and called 911. Investigators are looking for a 31-year-old Augusta man.

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