RPD Arrests Parolee After Break In At Redding Home

A man on parole from a murder conviction was captured after allegedly breaking into a Redding home. Monday afternoon a woman told Redding Police that the intruder was inside her house, and that her juvenile son was also inside. Arriving officers found 60-year-old Richard Kirk nearby, and he appeared to be drunk and/or on drugs. The boy in the house was unharmed. Kirk was booked into jail for burglary and a parole violation.