Break and Enter in Progress Leads to Arrest of One Man
On June 20th, 2023, at approximately 8:35 pm, the Delta Police Department (DPD) responded to a break and enter in progress in Tsawwassen. A complainant heard a noise and when she investigated, she challenged an unknown man inside her home. The suspect fled and police were called. The complainant was not harmed by the suspect.
Officers attended the area and deployed a police dog which located the suspect hiding in a nearby residence under construction. The suspect was arrested without incident.
Michael Hilsabeck, a 33-year-old man from Chilliwack has been charged with three counts of break and enter, and one count of theft under $5000.
Hilsabeck had been released from custody on June 16th, 2023, following an unrelated breach of undertaking conviction.
The DPD thanks our partners from the Lower Mainland Integrated Police Dog Service for their assistance in this investigation.