HARTFORD — Police are seeking a teenager, who allegedly fled the scene on Friday after being caught with an accomplice in the middle of a burglary at Nelton Court.
The teenager is reported to be a Hispanic male with a light complexion, 15-17 years old, about 5’6” tall and weighs 170 lbs. He was last seen wearing a gray “puffy” coat, police said.
According to a police report, officers responded to the area of Nelton Court for an active burglary last Friday at about 4 p.m. Upon arrival, Lt Michael Manson saw two males cutting copper pipes inside the apartment building at 71 Nelton Court.
After a foot pursuit, Lt. Manson secured one of the males, a 15-year-old whose identity is not being released due to his age.
The Hartford Police Department isis asking anyone with information regarding this burglary to contact Sgt. Garth Perri at 860-757-4309 or to call the Hartford Crime Stoppers tip-line at 860-722-8477.
Anonymous, confidential tips may be made by calling Hartford Crime Stoppers at 860-722-TIPS (8477).