Suburban man arrested for Naperville home invasion

Thaddeus Jones Naperville home invasion suspect

NAPERVILLE (Fox 32 News) - A man has been arrested in a home invasion robbery in Naperville.

Naperville Police said that Thaddeus Jones, 21, of Aurora, broke into an elderly woman's home on Friday morning around 7:15 a.m.

Police said that Jones forced the victim to drive him to a bank so he could get her money. When they returned to her home, police said the elderly woman fought him off and escaped. Police said that Jones fled in the victim's vehicle.

Jones was apprehended at a nearby hotel.

"Your home is the one place where you should always feel one hundred percent safe and secure," said DuPage County State's Attorney Bob Berlin in a press release. "It is alleged that Mr. Jones violated that security when he broke in to his victim's home and attacked her. This type of brazen behavior will not be tolerated and will be met with the full force of the law."

Jones is charged with home invasion, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated robbery, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and other felonies. His bond is set at $1.5 million, and he is being held in the DuPage County Jail.