Hull man, 44, arrested in home invasion


HULL, Mass. ( – A Hull man was arrested in connection with a home invasion that happened Monday evening in Hull.

According to the Massachusetts State Police Facebook page, 44-year-old Brian P. Michaels is facing 12 charges, including multiple assault and battery, breaking and entering, and gun charges.

State Police said Michaels broke into a Kingsley Road home at 5:45 p.m. while wielding a gun.

Michaels allegedly fled on foot and discarded a loaded Beretta 9mm handgun in a Waltham Street doghouse after Hull police responded to the residence.

A state trooper captured Michaels a short time later as he was trying to break into the basement of another Kingsley Road home, State Police said.