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26 Burglary, Larceny Cases; Backyard Guns with Marijuana and More

Some of the more unusual police reports from the region.

26 Burglary, Larceny Cases; Backyard Guns with Marijuana and More

A Southbury man, and former F&S Oil auditor, was sentenced to federal prison for his role in a scheme by the former oil company to defraud Citizens Bank of millions of dollars.

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A man carrying a semi-automatic handgun reportedly pointed his weapon at a convenience storeowner, took money from the cash register, and made off into the woods.

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Two men were reportedly in possession of marijuana while they were . Both were arrested.

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East Haven Police are seeking two suspects, one male and one female, from an elderly resident's home during an apparent roof repair scam.

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A Stratford man has been for stealing more than $14,000 worth of jewelry from a Naugatuck home on Oct. 2, 2011. Since February, Douglas Fast, 47, has also been charged by police in seven other towns for similar crimes, according to state records. He has 26 burglary and larceny cases pending in state courthouses. 

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A Hamden car dealer is accused of . The owner of Bernardo Motors on State Street allegedly falsified the registration for the new owner, according to police, because he never paid off the loan on the car.

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A man in New Haven told police he was trying to “buy some (sex) and get high” but was reportedly robbed,  according to the New Haven Register. The would-be buyer wandered around the neighborhood with a gun, but was soon caught after a 5-year-old girl saw him and told her mom.

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