FAIRFIELD, Conn. – While investigating a break-in at a detached garage on Stratfield Road, Fairfield officers determined that a second break-in had also taken place overnight on Saturday, police said.
A resident reported Saturday morning that the home's detached garage had been entered overnight, police said. A red Trek children’s mountain bike, valued at $250, and a black Razor helmet, valued at $50, were reported taken from the unlocked garage, police said.
During the investigation, an officer noticed a red scooter lying on a neighbor's lawn. The neighbor identified it as belonging to a house on the next block, police said.
The scooter's owner told police it had been stored in a rear detached garage that had been unlocked. The scooter had $150 in damages, police said. Sometime between 2 and 9 a.m. the garage had been entered, the resident told officers.
The door and trunk were open on a car parked in the garage, police said. A $100 AT&T flipphone was taken, police said.