Weston couple charged in rash of break-ins

Police booking photos of Joshua Bammen and Kathleen Falcone, who are accused of breaking into storage units.

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Weston couple is accused of breaking into storage facilities in Weston and Bridgeport and police say they are suspects in the theft of hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of goods in burglaries across southwestern Connecticut.

Thirty-three year old Kathleen Falcone and 38-year-old Joshua Bammen face charges of larceny, burglary and criminal mischief after their arrests earlier this week.

Police tell the Connecticut Post the pair was spotted on surveillance video after a pair of break-ins at the U-Haul Moving and Storage in Bridgeport.

Police say the couple also are suspects in break-ins Fairfield, Easton, Westport, Redding, Wilton and Weston.

Police say the items taken in Bridgeport included eight guns, three Japanese swords, and numerous antiques.

Balcone and Bammen each are being held on $300,000 bonds.


Information from: Connecticut Post

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s