The suspect fled after he was struck in the arm by the 16-year-old, cops said.
FAIR LAWN -- A 16-year-old foiled a burglary attempt in his home Thursday after he hit the man with a bat, forcing him to flee, cops said.
A police sketch of the suspect.State Police
Police responded to an Ivy Lane home at around 4:20 a.m. Thursday after they got word of a burglary in progress, Sgt. Brian Metzler of the Fair Lawn Police Department said in a press release.