Milford police arrested a Shelton resident for breaking into and stealing from a Milford home, which he had previously worked in before doing home repairs.

According to police said Jerome Downing, 38, of Center Street in Shelton, was arrested on a warrant June 30 and charged with burglary, larceny and criminal mischief.

Downing is charged with breaking into a Knobb Hill Road home March 13 and taking electronics and tools valued at $1,100.

Downing was released from police custody on a promise to appear in court July 28.