Youngstown police: Man fought suspect who broke into his house

Tylin Fairchild, 24, is charged with aggravated burglary

Tylin Fairchild, charged with aggravated burglary in Youngstown, Ohio.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Police arrested a suspect who they say broke into a house on E. Pasadena Avenue and was then fought off by a man living in the home.

At 1:45 a.m. Wednesday, police found the victim fighting Tylin Fairchild in the front yard of the home, according to a police report.

The victim whose name was redacted from a police report said he was sleeping when he heard his front door being kicked in. At that time, he said he went into the kitchen and found the suspect, according to a police report.

Police said the victim and suspect started fist-fighting through the kitchen, living room and front yard. At some point during the fight, one of the men picked up a pool cue stuck and struck the other in the head, according to the report.

Police reported finding damage to the door frame, as well as a broken dish on the kitchen floor and blood from what appeared to be a struggle. Police said a piece of the pool cue stick was found in the front yard with blood on it.

Fairchild, whose shoulder was injured from the fight, was arrested and charged with aggravated burglary.


WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s