MILFORD - A 47-year-old West Haven woman has been arrested after being accused of breaking into a Milford package store and stealing cash and $2,900 worth of merchandise.

Melinda Hine, of Anderson Avenue, was arrested Monday on a warrant charging her with first-degree criminal mischief, third-degree burglary, third-degree larceny and related conspiracy charges.

Milford police said, “Hine is accused of breaking into 149 Welches Point Road, Longo’s Wine and Liquor, stealing over $2,900 worth of merchandise, $830 from the cash registers, and causing over $5,000 worth of damage on January 19, 2020.”

She was released on a written promise to appear in court on Aug. 17.