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8/18/2020 - 8/18/20- Burglary in Progress - Rockwood Road

NEWS RELEASE

Date: August 18, 2020

Contact: Captain Ronald Smith

Phone: (203) 230-4029

PIO#: 20-108

This morning, at approximately 10:30a.m. Hamden Police responded to a Rockwood Road residence on the report of a “burglary in progress.”
Investigation revealed that the female homeowner arrived at her residence and observed an individual, described as a black male, short, stocky build, bald, wearing a blue tee shirt, black pants and carrying a backpack, cooking food in the microwave, while drinking a beverage from the refrigerator. She chased him “out the front door” towards Pine Rock Avenue.

Officers ascertained that he gained entry by cutting a window screen. Several items were stolen, including jewelry and electronics.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Scott Levenduski of the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4056.

 

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