Arrest Made in Guilford Home Invasion

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    Guilford police have arrested a suspect in a home invasion and said the victims were targeted.

    Guilford police have arrested a suspect in a home invasion and said the victims were targeted.

    The home invasion happened on Hart Landing early on the morning of Saturday, March 29 and a man and woman were injured, police said. One of the victims was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital to be treated.

    Joseph Lachat, 36, of New Haven, turned himself in to police on Wednesday morning.

    Police said the home invasion stemmed from a domestic violence incident.

    The victims and home were targeted, according to police, and there was no threat to the general public.

    Lachat was charged with home invasion, two counts of second-degree assault, first-degree burglary and two counts of second-degree criminal mischief.

    Bond was set at $500,000 and he was due in court today.