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4/10/2018 - 4/10/18 Burglary Arrest
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 10, 2018
Captain Ronald Smith
On April 5th Hamden Police responded to Dix Street on the report of threatening.
Investigation revealed that 2 juveniles were involved in a physical altercation. One of the juveniles was in the possession of a knife. Shortly thereafter, the juvenile that possessed the knife, followed another juvenile into his residence. Once inside, a physical altercation ensued. The juvenile fled from the scene when the police were alerted.
Moments later, Officer Matthew Barbuto observed the juvenile that fought with the 2 youths, wielded a knife and forcibly entered a residence, walking on Dix Street. He was promptly arrested.
The juvenile, a 15 year-old Hamden resident, was charged with Burglary in the 2nd Degree, Threatening and Disorderly Conduct. He is scheduled to appear in Juvenile Court in New Haven on April 19th.