Unsuccessful burglary attempts at 2 houses in Darien
Updated 3:04 pm, Thursday, December 28, 2017
DARIEN — Burglars tried to break into two houses, as well as several vehicles, right before Christmas.
A home on Delafield Island Road was broken into on Dec. 22 around 7:30 p.m. but nothing was reported missing after officers responded. Another burglary attempt into a Shady Acres Road home on Dec. 22 resulted in broken windows but no apparent entry as the windows remain locked.
Besides the two attempted home burglaries, several vehicles were also ransacked.
Officers responded to a report of a man attempting to break into a vehicle on Fairview Avenue at 6:42 a.m. on Dec. 23 but nothing was reported missing.
Another vehicle was broken into on Walmsley Road around 3 a.m. on Dec. 24. The owner of the vehicle attempted to locate two possible suspects but they fled onto Hollow Tree Ridge Road once they realized they were being followed.
Another car was broken into sometime 2:15 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. on Dec. 24 on Joseph Street though nothing was reported missing.