WESTERLY — A local man has been charged by Westerly police with the attempted break into a Sesame Street home Thursday.
Christopher P. Lessing, 41, of 30 Batterson Ave., was charged with two felony counts, attempted breaking and entering and making/repairing/possessing burglary tools.
The couple who live in the house said they observed Lessing trying to make entrance to the residence by using a screwdriver on the keypad to the garage when they came home. Police said when they arrived on the scene they found Lessing, a female and another male arguing. The couple told police Lessing was not wanted at the home and no one who lived there had invited him.