2 teens arrested in connection with Orange gun store thefts

ORANGE - Police say they have arrested two teenagers tonight in connection with the theft of several guns over the weekend.

Police say Devin Rutledge, 18, of New Haven, and an unidentified 16-year-old have been charged.

Officials say the 16-year-old suspect was found with one of the guns stolen during a break-in at Connecticut Firearms and Tactical on Route 1 in Orange on Friday.

Rutledge is being held on $100,000 bond.

Officials say they are still investigating and expect to make more arrests.

Police search for 2 suspects in Orange gun theft

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