Break-ins reported at Matthies Park


BEACON FALLS — Two maintenance garages were broken into at Matthies Park, but nothing was stolen.

A public works employees reported the break-ins on Monday afternoon, according to state police. The employee told police the garages were secure on Sept. 21 and he believes the break-ins occurred over the weekend.

The employee and police checked both garages and reported nothing was stolen, police said.

In January, four pieces of town-owned landscaping equipment, estimated to be worth between $25,000 and $35,000, were stolen from a four-bay garage in the park on Pines Bridge Road.

The investigation into the recent break-ins is open. Anyone with information can contact the Beacon Falls Police Department at 203-729-3313.