Pepper-sprayed intruder found washing face in home

WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) - Police in Wenatchee say a resident woke up early Friday to find a stranger washing his face in the home.

Sgt. John Kruse says the 28-year-old intruder had been pepper-sprayed and asked the residents to call police for help.

KPQ reports that the East Wenatchee man refused to say who had pepper sprayed him or why.

Kruse says the man also left behind a cigarette package with methamphetamines. He was arrested on suspicion of burglary and possession of narcotics.