A Norwood man was sent to jail on a parole violation after he was allegedly caught trying to enter a town of Potsdam home without permission.

State police say 36 year old Shawn McGregor was arrested after he attempted to enter a Wright Road home illegally.

Police say McGregor was on parole and the alleged attempted trespassing was a violation.

He was charged with second degree attempted criminal trespassing and a parole violation.

He was arraigned in Potsdam town court and sent to St. Lawrence County jail without bail.