Ottawa police reported DNA tied an Ottawa man to a January burglary.
Adam A. Waterworth, 37, was arrested Friday on a charge he broke in to a home Jan. 31 in the 600 block of West Madison Street, stealing electronic items. Detective Sgt. Mike Cheatham said DNA left at the scene was sent to the state police crime lab, which identified the DNA as Waterworth's.
Waterworth remains in the La Salle County Jail, needing $3,000 cash for bond. He is represented by the public defender.