Alpena man arrested on home invasion charges

Donald Tovey was charged with home invasion in Alpena County. (Photo Courtesy: Michigan State Police)

ALPENA COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- An Alpena man was arrested after police say he broke into an elderly man's house.

Around 4 p.m. Tuesday, January 30 Michigan State Police was called to Geronimo Road in Alpena County for a reported disorderly man walking down the road.

While troopers were on their way another report was called in from Geronimo Road, a 76-year-old man said someone was in his home.

The 76-year-old man was standing in his home when a man came in.

Troopers said they saw the man rummaging through the 76-year-old's medications and yelling incoherently.

The man was arrested and troopers identified him as Donald Tovey.

Tovey was arraigned on first degree home invasion.

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