Wethersfield Police Arrest Burglary Suspect

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    A Wethersfield resident alerted police to a possible residential burglar and now police are looking into whether one person is behind several burglaries in the north end of town over the last two months.

    A resident called police just before 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday after seeing a stranger ring the doorbell to a house and then hop a fence to the back yard.

    Wethersfield Police are Asking Residents to be Alert

    [HAR] Wethersfield Police are Asking Residents to be Alert
    There have been 14 residential burglaries in Wethersfield since Sept.1. (Published Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012)

    The neighbor confronted the man, who fled, police said.

    For two hours, police searched and found a suspect. He was on a bicycle and police said he might be responsible for the north end break-ins over the past two months.

    Police continue to investigate.

    They warn residents to be aware if people they don’t recognize are in the neighborhood.