On August 30, 2011 at 10:33 p.m., Patrolman John Deegan responded to the 100 block of Warren Avenue on a report of an attempted theft. The victim stated that two (2) suspects entered his backyard and attempted to steal his generator. A Blue Sparks 4000 watt, valued at $1,500.00, was secured with a chain to the rear porch of the residence which is enclosed by a fence. The victim stated that the suspects opened his rear gate and began to pull the generator away from the house which prompted his dog to start barking. The victim was able to hear two (2) suspects running out of his backyard onto Meadow Street. The victim did not see the suspects. A check of the area did not reveal any suspects.