Man beaten with firewood after breaking into Raleigh woman’s apartment, police say
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A man and woman were arrested in separate, but somewhat connected cases involving breaking and entering and domestic violence in Raleigh on Monday, police said.
CLICK FOR LARGER PHOTO & MORE NC MUGSHOTSRaleigh police said that Matthew Bergstedt, 27, of Youngsville, kicked in the back door of an apartment located at 6125 Shanda Drive and was then hit with a piece of firewood by a man inside the apartment. Bergstedt then fled and broke into a vacant apartment nearby.
Police said that the suspect had been in a relationship with a woman who lived in the apartment and it wasn’t a random act.
In the second case, Amanda Dean Sauls, 27, of 6125 Shanda Drive, was also arrested Monday.
CLICK FOR LARGER PHOTO & MORE NC MUGSHOTSSauls is accused of hitting her boyfriend and a member of his family and then kicking a Raleigh police officer who responded to the