A New Milford man stole from a friend who was away on vacation to feed his drug habit, police said.
Vincent Palmesi, 19, and and another man are accused of swiping a 42-inch Vizio television, Bose speakers and a HP mini laptop computer from a Washington Depot home on June 29, the Torrington Register Citizen reports, citing police.
The two men received $265 after selling the TV and speakers at Spino’s pawnshop in Waterbury, police said.
Palmesi was arrested Tuesday and charged with third-degree burglary, third-degree larceny, conspiracy to commit third-degree burglary and conspiracy to commit third-degree larceny.
He is free after posting a $10,000 bond and is scheduled to return to court on Sept. 9.