Former Property Manager Stole Resident's Wallet: Police

The former property manager of a Hamden apartment complex has been arrested and is accused of stealing a wallet from a resident’s apartment.

Police responded to Sutton View Apartments, at 720 Mix Ave., at 2:24 p.m. on Thursday to investigate the report of a burglary and a 34 year-old woman said someone took her wallet while she was sleeping, but there were no signs of forced entry.

Police identified Joanne Carusone, a former property manager at the apartment complex, as the suspect and said she used her master key to get into the apartment.

Carusone was charged with second-degree burglary and sixth-degree larceny.

She was detained on a $1,000 bond.

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