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Chefonne L. Montgomery | Elgin police

Man charged with burglarizing home in Elgin

SHARE Man charged with burglarizing home in Elgin
SHARE Man charged with burglarizing home in Elgin

A man wascharged with burglarizing a home on Fridayin northwest suburban Elgin.

At 2:54 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of Waverly Drive for a report of a residential burglary, according to Elgin police. The homeowners told police the burglar entered the home by forcing their way through a window.

Chefonne L. Montgomery, 22, of the 1200 block of Fleetwood Drive in Elgin, was subsequently charged with one felony count of residential burglary, police said.

Montgomery was expected to appear in Cook County bond court on Thursday.

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