Richmond burglary suspect arrested

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) - Richmond police have arrested a man they say, broke into his mother's house.

37-year-old James Abshear faces multiple charges, including burglary and robbery.

They say he broke into his mother's home on Race Street, but his aunt found out, and told his mother.

When his mother showed up and tried to call police, they say Abshear twisted her arm, took her phone, and ran off.

Police later found him nearby, but they say he tried to resist arrest.

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