Home repairman charged with burglarizing Milford residence

Milford police arrested a Shelton man for breaking into and stealing from a Milford home, which he had been in before to do home repairs.
Police said Jerome Downing, 38, of Center Street in Shelton, was arrested on a warrant June 30 and charged with burglary, larceny and criminal mischief.
Downing is charged with breaking into a Knobb Hill Road residence March 13 and taking home electronics and tools valued at $1,100.
He had worked inside the house in the past doing home repairs.
Downing was released from police custody on a promise to appear in court July 28.