3/29/2018 - 3/29/18 PRESS RELEASE - Burglary Arrest

Date: March 28, 2018 at 02:15
Naugatuck Police CN: 18-8622

On March 28, 2018 at approximately 0215 hours, Officer Stephen Fortin was dispatched to the Polish American Club, located at 199 Bridge Street to investigate a burglar alarm in the main hall. Upon arrival, Officers Vitka and Kosky established a perimeter while Officer Fortin located a male subject inside the fenced-in perimeter of the club. The male was detained and subsequently identified as:

Joseph Amaral (DOB 4/6/99)

It was determined that Amaral had entered the Polish American Club through a window causing damage in the process. Furthermore, through investigative efforts, Officer Fortin located a bag that Amaral had concealed in the area which contained burglary tools. Amaral was taken into custody and charged with the following offenses:

§CGS 53a-103, “Burglary 3rd”
§CGS 53a-106, “Possession of Burglar’s Tools”
§CGS 53a-117, “Criminal Mischief 3rd”
§CGS 53a-108, “Criminal Trespass 2nd”

Amaral was held on a $25,000 bond until his appearance at Waterbury Superior Court on 03/28/2018 at 0900 hours.

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