By Audra Streetman

GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Golden arrested a man accused of breaking into a woman’s home and drawing a bath. The homeowner called police after waking up to find the lights on in her home, a pair of boots at the front door, and water in a bath tub.

Police responded to the home on Brown Squirrel Lane in the Stonebridge Subdivision. The woman was able to make it out of the home safety.

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Officers entered the basement of the home and saw a naked man running from the scene carrying clothes. Police chased after the man and took him into custody.

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The suspect was identified as Evan Robert Wanninger, 23, of Alabama. Investigators said Wanninger is suspected of stealing a box truck from New Mexico, which was found abandoned and wrecked on Lookout Mountain. The truck’s key was found on Wanninger’s property, according to police.

Evan Wanninger (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office)

Officers searched the home on Brown Squirrel Lane and found Wanninger’s identification and a gun that did not belong to the residents. Police said surveillance video from nearby homes captured someone who appeared to be Wanninger trying to enter other homes.

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Wanninger was booked into the Jefferson County Jail on multiple charges including second degree burglary and theft.

Audra Streetman