The Grinch is real and he allegedly struck a home in Atlantic City this week.

Atlantic City Police say they've arrested a man who they say burglarized a home, stealing Christmas presents and a piggy bank.

According to police, "A suspect entered the residence after throwing an object through the window. He then left with a large bag that included the homeowner’s Christmas presents, electronics, jewelry, money from a piggy bank, and other personal belongings valuing more than $20,000. "

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An investigation led police to Rodney Williams, 48, of Atlantic City, who was actually opening to the door to a home that police say was not his when he was found. Police had tracked Williams after several of the electronic items stolen were pawned.

Williams is being held in the Atlantic County Jail, being held on charges of burglary, theft, criminal mischief, and contempt of court.

SOURCE: Atlantic City Police