Arrest made in Shelton car burglaries

Shelton police say a 19-year-old is facing charges in connection with a string of car burglaries.Police say Jonathon Russell was already behind bars for robbing

SHELTON - Shelton police say a 19-year-old is facing charges in connection with a string of car burglaries.

Police say Jonathon Russell was already behind bars for robbing the Buck Stop in December when police served him with arrest warrants for the car burglaries.

They say while investigating the robbery, they found items in Russell's home that were stolen from unlocked cars in January.

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