Arrests Made After Package Deliveries Stolen From Front Porch

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UPDATE: The New Britain Police Department said in a press release that two juveniles have been arrested in the case.  The 16-year-old and 17-year-old were charged with larceny and were issued summons to appear in Juvenile Court.

Video evidence shows an unauthorized pickup of home deliveries in New Britain.

Hunter Mathena's Dropcam camera system begins recording when motion is detected outside his home on Roxbury Road.  On Thursday it appeared as though two people set the device in motion.

package theft 2 new britainThe video clip showed the man and woman constantly scanning the road and sidewalks hoping not to be seen, and then taking several boxes from Mathena's side entry area.

Mathena informed FOX CT that besides clothing and a textbook, the deliveries included an iPhone 6.

Others who have seen the video said the suspects looked like they knew what they were doing.

"She's hiding behind the [garbage cans] when a car was going by," Alisha Swart of package theft new britainNew Britain said. "It's like they've done it before."

Anyone who recognizes the suspects are urged to call New Britain police.

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