Man charged in Stratford home invasion

A Stratford man is behind bars after police say he broke into his mechanics home.

Thomas Pierelli, 23,was arrested earlier this week.

Police say the incident occurred on Sept. 7 when Pierelli confronted the man at his home with a handgun.

They say after demanding money, Pierelli fled with $75.

He is now facing robbery charges and being held on $150,000 bond.

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