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New Haven man charged in 5 Shelton burglaries

February 1, 2019

SHELTON - A New Haven man has been arrested in connection with five burglaries in downtown Shelton.

On Thursday, police arrested Clinton McDevitt, 47, of New Haven, on charged with five counts of third-degree burglary, one count of first-degree larceny, three counts of sixth-degree larceny, one count of third-degree larceny and two counts of third-degree criminal mischief..

Detective Richard Bango said in a release, “the arrest stems from five burglaries of office buildings, private residences and vehicles in the downtown Shelton area. The burglaries occurred between Nov. 22 through Nov. 28, 2018.

“The Shelton Detective Bureau investigated the burglaries and checked area surveillance video. McDevitt was developed as a suspect and further investigation revealed property stolen from the burglaries was sold by McDevitt. Detectives also located some of the stolen property still in McDevitt’s possession,” Bango said.

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