Men Arrested After Conspiring to Burglarize Newtown Home

The following arrest information was supplied by the Newtown Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.

Three Danbury men where stopped by police minutes after allegedly conspiring to burglarize a Newtown home.

Armando Guzman, 18, Victor Benitez-Solorzano, 19 and Alejandro Remidio, 18, all of Danbury, face multiple charges after police stopped them on Pole Bridge Rd. in Newtown on Nov. 9 at approximately 11:53 a.m.

Each man is being charged with:

  • Conspiracy to commit third-degree burglary
  • Conspiracy to commit first-degree criminal trespass
  • Conspiracy to commit sixth-degree larceny
  • Conspiracy to commit destruction of evidence
  • Conspiracy to commit third-degree criminal mischief         

Guzman was also charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.

According to police, Newtown PD received a report of three males on the property of a Pole Bridge Rd. home attempting to gain access to the residence. When officers responded they observed a vehicle matching the description provided by the complainant leaving the area. The vehicle was stopped and following a brief investigation the men were taken into custody.

All three men were released on $5,000 bonds and are scheduled to appear in Danbury Superior Court on Nov. 27. 

Frederick G. Roy November 13, 2012 at 03:07 PM
This is a wonderful example of a neighbor watching out for a fellow neighbor. The Newtown Police are also to be commended for their quick response and arrests. We all should be vigilant for each other.
Truthteller November 13, 2012 at 04:21 PM
Awesome job!
Claudia Cooper November 14, 2012 at 12:51 AM
Well said, Frederick.
Kerry Brosnan November 14, 2012 at 11:45 AM
Nice job!


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