A MAN has been arrested for attempted burglary after being caught in Worcester Park last night.

Police were called to reports of a male in a residents rear garden at around 10 pm on December 14.

Units deployed to Worcester Park and spotted a male on Garth Road.

He was found in possession of a hammer and matched the informants CCTV.

The man has been arrested for going equipped to steal and attempted burglary.

Police have confirmed that he is in custody.