A Springfield man is facing breaking and entering charges among others after police arrested him near Island Pond Road early Thursday morning.
Springfield Police told 22News they arrested 32-year-old Jose Rodriguez at the intersection of Island Pond and Surrey roads around 3:20 a.m. Rodriguez is said to have matched the description of a suspect from a break-in on Rittenhouse St. just after midnight.
When officers searched Rodriguez, they found a double-edged knife, ski mask, flashlight and screwdriver among other items in his possession.
Rodriguez is charged with the following:
- Carrying a dangerous weapon
- Breaking and entering into a building at night
- Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle at night
- Possession of burglarious instruments