Report: Water inundates basement of foreclosure sale
Published 7:11 am, Tuesday, August 5, 2014
A woman who recently bought a house on Stillson Road in a foreclosure proceeding reported Sunday afternoon that someone broke into her home and flooded the basement by disconnecting a sump pump and a water hose to a washing machine.
Police said the basement was filled with 6 inches of standing water, causing damage estimated at $500. The woman came to police headquarters to report the burglary about 3:47 p.m. Sunday.
Police said there was no sign of forced entry to the house.