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Ex-boyfriend jailed after falling from the garage ceiling of woman she once loved

  • Police received a call from a woman concerned about a possible intruder in her home in Cherokee Drive, Salina
  • Tyler Bergkamp was found in his ex girlfriend’s front lawn after falling from the garage ceiling

A man from Kansas was arrested on his ex-girlfriend’s front lawn after falling through her garage ceiling with a knife.

According to KSAL News, 25-year-old Tyler Berkamp was taken into custody by police late Thursday night after officers were called back a second time to a home in the 700 block of Cherokee.

Around 9:30 pm, police received a call from a woman about a possible intruder in her home in Salina.

When the woman came home, she discovered her door was locked and the safety chain had been fastened from the inside. The police were called to investigate but found nobody inside the residence.

But later that evening, the woman and her boyfriend heard a loud noise coming from the home’s garage ceiling.

Upon checking, the boyfriend discovered that the girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend had fallen through the home’s ceiling.

Bergkamp was arrested and charged with stalking, criminal damage to property, aggravated burglary and possession of methamphetamine.