Man charged with stealing aluminum and copper

Milford police issued an arrest warrant for and took custody of William Varnum, 50, of Milford on July 28 after they concluded an investigation into an Oct. 18, 2011 complaint regarding a commercial burglary that occurred at 1553 Boston Post Road.

Police accuse varnum of taking aluminum and copper from the property valued at approximately $10,000.

Varnum is charged with third-degree burglary, third-degree larceny and first-degree criminal mischief.

He was released on a promise to appear in court on Aug. 26.