Sheriff: Man arrested for break in at Kid Rock's home

Independence Township man arrested for allegedly ramming gate with van, attempting to gain entry to property

Author: Joanne Marie Hoopes, ClickOnDetroit.com writer
Published On: Aug 03 2013 01:14:36 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 03 2013 01:27:18 PM EDT
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OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. -

An arrest has been made in the attempted home invasion of Kid Rock’s property in Independence Township.

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office says a 43-year-old Independence Township man was arrested at his home Sunday, after the department received two tips from the public.

The self-proclaimed Son of Detroit offered a $5,000 reward to help catch the man who tried to break into his home on Wednesday.

Read: Man tries to break into Kid Rock's Oakland County property

Security cameras showed a man ramming the gate to the property with his van.

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He then attempted to break into a building on the property. The suspect was seen using crutches.

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The man is now lodged at the Oakland County Jail and the van used to force open the gate has been impounded.