Man arrested for trying to steal leaf blower from Milford Housing Authority

Milford police arrested a Bridgeport man on a warrant June 25 for allegedly damaging property belonging to the Milford Housing Authority.

Jason Rubin, 45, of Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport, was charged with burglary and criminal mischief and was held in police custody on a $5,000 bond.

Police said they received a complaint April 14 from officials at the Milford Housing Authority on High Street. Officials said several items inside their building had been damaged, and the suspect had tried to steal a leaf blower.