Benjamin Lopez-Almanza, age 26, of West Grove was arrested and charged with Burglary, Criminal Trespass, and Criminal Mischief, in connection with the forced entry burglary of an occupied residence. The incident occurred on 02/07/2020 at approx. 12:15 pm, in the 200 block of West Summit Avenue, in West Grove Borough. The investigation revealed that entry to the residence was gained by breaking a basement window. When the victim confronted the actor inside the residence, he left on foot without incident. Lopez-Almanza was quickly identified as the suspect and within hours was taken into custody at his residence. He was subsequently transported to Central Booking where he was processed and held for arraignment. He was committed to the Chester County Prison in lieu of posting $20,000.00 bail. The case is pending a preliminary hearing.