North Haven burglary suspect arrested

North Haven burglary suspect arrested


North Haven Police arrested a man suspected of a June 2022 break-in. Xuanting Yan, 38, of Hamden, was arrested Tuesday and charged with burglary in the third degree and larceny in the sixth degree. Bond was set at $75,000.

On June 18, North Haven officers responded to a home on Lynette Drive and discovered that a burglar had climbed up on a recycling bin and broken through a first-floor window. Once inside the home, police said the culprit broke into several locked rooms.

Detectives discovered similar characteristics to other burglaries which had occured in and around North Haven, and after sharing information with other area law enforcement agencies, identified the suspect.