BROOKS: Brooks RCMP are searching for a man after a senior citizen managed to ward off an intruder from his home.
Last Monday afternoon, a man broke into a locked residence in the 600 block of Centre Street in Brooks.
The 75-year-old homeowner was in the house at the time and managed to scare the intruder away. Mounties are now searching for the fugitive.
He's described as Caucasian, in his late 30's, 6'0 feet tall with an average build. He was wearing jeans, a dark-coloured baseball cap and dark-coloured clothing.