In a recent home break-in, the homeowner was at home when the thief came in. In a report filed with the Wilkes Sheriff’s Department, a Wilkesboro woman stated that someone first damaged a door trying to get in and then entered through an unlocked window. When the homeowner threatened to call 911, the suspect cut the phone lines. The suspect left without taking anything and the homeowner was unharmed. Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the scene. The investigation is still underway and charges are pending.