Woman fends off burglar with frying pan, police say
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW/Gray News) – A woman in Kansas fought off a would-be burglar with a frying pan, police said.
The Topeka Police Department said officers were called to a residence Monday night for reports of an attempted burglary.
When officers arrived, they learned that a man had attempted to break into the home, but the victim fought him off with a frying pan.
Alejandro D. Ontiveros, 32, was arrested and booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections later that night.
Police said he is charged with aggravated endangering of a child, aggravated burglary, battery and interference with law enforcement officers.
He is being held on a $250,000 bond.
Police did not say if anyone was injured.
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