GREENWICH - A New York teen appeared in court today on charges that he tried to break into two Greenwich homes.

Police say the attempted burglaries happened near Wilmott Lane last weekend.

Officers say a woman called and reported a person attempting to break into her home. They say the woman actually witnessed Ramirez trying to get into her home.

Police say they searched the neighborhood and found Axel Ramirez, 18, trying to break into a second home down the road.

Ramirez is also facing sexual assault charges from a separate incident. He's being held on bond.