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The Hancock County Sheriff's Office investigates an attempted break-in, that ended up being more.

According to the sheriff's office, they have arrested 37-year-old Chad Howard at a home in Portage Township and charged him with attempted murder. The sheriff office got the call just after 2:30 Sunday afternoon, in the 1800 block of Township Road 136, when someone spotted a man breaking into a home with a knife.

The investigation is ongoing and more charges are expected to be filed.

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