State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating an attempted burglary that happened between June 8 and July 16 at a residence in Towamensing Township.

The victim is a 55-year-old male resident of the township.

Police said he was away from his residence during the above times and came home to find someone attempted to forcibly enter his residence, discovering damage to his back doors. Police said no entry was gained.

The residence is located along David Circle in the township.