Man arrested for burglarizing Hamden home

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Hamden police arrested a man while he was fleeing from a home that he had allegedly just burglarized on Saturday.

Police say they responded to Pease Road to the report of a burglary in progress. Once they got to the home, officers say they saw a man, later identified as 48-year-old Therman Blount, fleeing from the rear door.

After a brief pursuit on foot, police arrested Blount. An investigation later revealed that he had forcibly entered the home through the rear door. It is however still undetermined as to what items he stole from the home.

Blount was charged with burglary and criminal mischief and held on $10,000 bond. He will appear in court January 6th.

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