Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Ledyard boy charged with attempted burglary

By Joe Wojtas

Publication: TheDay.com

Published July 14. 2013 9:00PM   Updated July 14. 2013 9:57PM

Ledyard — Police announced Sunday night that they have charged a 14-year-old boy with kicking in a the front door of home in the Highlands section of town and then fleeing last Thursday.

Police said that about 9 p.m. that day they received a 911 call from a resident reporting the incident.

A search by Stonington Police K9 officer Greg Howard and his dog Fritz led to another Highlands residence. That led to the arrest of the boy on charges of second-degree attempted burglary, breach of peace and criminal mischief. While investigating the initial incident, police learned the boy had tried to enter another home in the same way.

News by Town

Most Recent Poll
What did you think of the Mashantucket Pequot Fireworks Extravaganza at Sailfest?
I think the fireworks should have been postponed.
61%
I think the cynical complainers are off-base. I loved them.
5%
It was a memorable evening.
4%
Fireworks, what fireworks?
30%
Number of votes: 1992

No current items found