Police identify suspect in Guilford burglary

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GUILFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Police have identified the man who was arrested for allegedly burglarizing a Guilford home on Monday.

According to police, just before10 a.m., officers responded to a home on Seaside Lane after a resident reported a burglary in progress at one of his neighbor’s houses. The suspect fled the scene but was later found hiding in a nearby marsh and was arrested.

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Police have identified the suspect at 45-year-old Edward Richkowski, of East Haven.

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While a number of daytime burglaries have been taking place in Guilford lately, police say they are still investigating Richkowski’s possible involvement in those incidents.

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