An an attempted burglary took place at 40 Louises Lane Feb. 20 at 7:04 p.m.

Police received the report of an attempted burglary from a female homeowner. She told police she was home with her son all day and in the evening she heard a loud crash and banging coming from a room on the main floor.

When she went to check the room the door appeared to be locked from the inside, police said. She fled with her son to a neighbor's house and used her neighbor's phone to call the police.

Upon police arrival, K-9 Zira picked up a scent. The matter is still under investigation as all suspects are being vetted, police said.

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Anyone with information or leads on this incident should contact the New Canaan Police Department at 203-594-3500.

--Paresh Jha