AROUND 8pm on December 1, police received calls about a suspicious man trying to break in to houses in Karawarra and Manning. A resident in Manning reported hearing a noise as her front door, and when she opened the door, a man tried to force his way in. Minutes later another resident re- ported a man attempted to gain entry to his house, but when the manfound the door locked he yelled at the resident to let him in. Police dog Santos (pictured) and his handler were called in to search for the man. Santos and his handler tracked the man to a nearby street as he exited a driveway. A 36-year-old man from Victoria Park was arrested and will appear in Perth Magistrates Court. He will face charges of trespassing and drug offences.