The following is a public alert issued by the resident state trooper in Durham:
A dark colored van or pickup truck with a missing front fender operated by a white male was involved in a residential burglary in Madison on Route 79 and an attempted burglary in Guilford on Route 77. Both events occurred on Wednesday, August 22.
If you see this vehicle anywhere, please call the Connecticut State Police at 860 399-2100. Residents are reminded to keep vehicles and property locked at all times and to report any door-to-door solicitors.
Thank you for your attention.