Man tried to break into Clovis home using hunting knife, police say

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A 24-year-old man was arrested after police say he tried to break into a Clovis home on Thursday morning.

Officers were called to a home on Fallbrook Avenue near Peach Avenue just after 3:30 am.


The homeowner told police they heard someone attempting to get into the house through a side door.

When investigators arrived, they found David Hernandez using a hunting knife to try to unlock the door.

Police say Hernandez did not know the homeowner.


He was booked into the Fresno County jail and faces burglary charges.

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