Rehoboth man facing burglary and theft charges

MILLVILLE, Del. – A Rehoboth man is facing charges in connection with two burglaries in the Millville by the Sea Development.

On Saturday, a Delaware State Police trooper came in contact with 60-year-old Alan Mindrup behind a home in the 31000 block of Reservoir Road.

Police then learned that Mindrup had just burglarized an attached garage at a home in the 30000 block of Center Point Road and was being chased on foot by the homeowner. The homeowner told police that Mindrup had entered his garage and stole a jacket and baseball cap.

Further investigation led police to discover that the bike Mindrup was riding was stolen from an unsecured detached garage at a home in the 31000 block of Reservoir Road.

Mindrup was arrested and charged with second degree burglary, third degree burglary, and two counts of theft. He was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution on $10,000 secured bond.

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