A 28-year-old Milford man and a 24-year-old Milford man were arrested by the Milford Police Department Aug. 3 for their alleged involvement in a series of burglaries occurring between April 29 and July 18.
Milford Police Department spokesman Cpl. Robert Masten said 28-year-old Ivray Sauls, Jr., was arrested in connection with burglaries that occurred at residences in the 100 and 200 blocks of Northwest Second Street.
Joseph Pappert, 24, was also arrested as Sauls' co-offender for incidents occurring in the 200 block of Northwest Second Street, a vacated residential property, and also in connection with a burglary that occurred in the 100 block of Northwest Front Street, Masten said.
Pappert and Sauls were identified as suspects through interviews conducted by the Milford Police Department Criminal Division during investigation. All of the residences were believed to be unoccupied at the time of the incidents, Masten said.
Sauls was charged with second-degree burglary, third-degree burglary, two counts of theft $1,500 or greater, two counts of second-degree conspiracy and criminal mischief. Sauls was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution after he failed to post a $7,000 secured bond.
Pappert was charged with third-degree burglary, second-degree burglary, two counts of theft under $1,500, three counts of second-degree conspiracy, criminal mischief, theft of items from a cemetery, third-degree conspiracy and theft under $1,500 where the victim is over the age of 62.
Pappert was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution after he failed to post a $8,500 secured bond.