Posted at: 08/11/2013 11:25 AM
| Updated at: 08/11/2013 7:30 PM
By: WNYT News
BALLSTON SPA -An arrest has been made in connection with multiple burglaries in the Country Knolls North development straddling the towns of Malta and Clifton park.
Around 3pm Saturday afternoon, police responded to a 911 call from a resident about a suspicious person and vehicle in the area.
When they arrived on scene they found the suspect, Alexander Connell at his home in Ballston Lake.
Upon interviewing him, police say stolen items were found in plain view, and Connell was taken into custody.
Connell admitted to committing several of the burglaries. The items stolen were traded in Schenectady for Heroin on the street.
A small amount of the stolen property was recovered.
He was sent to Saratoga County Jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail