A Roanoke man was arrested on Saturday and charged with first-degree burglary and second-degree criminal mischief.

Gregory Markeith Henderson, 35, of 230 Parris Circle, Roanoke, is accused of kicking in the door of a residence on Lucille Circle. The resident was at home at the time of the attempted break-in.

The resident said the intruder was wearing a red jacket. Police found a red jacket behind the Parris Circle home with a long knife in the pocket.

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