Moving Company Employee Stole Firearm From Shelton Home: Police

A moving company employee is accused of being involved in the theft of a firearm from a home in Shelton.

Police arrested Anthony David Trotta, 22, on April 28.

According to police, a person moving from his home attempted to get his firearm to personally move it to his new residence when he noticed it was missing.

Officers responded to the home and were able to find the weapon hidden in the woods down the street.

After interviewing employees of the moving company, police determined that Trotta was involved in the threat, according to authorities.

Trotta is charged with theft of a firearm and criminal possession of a firearm.

Police said they expect to make more arrests.

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