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Portland Police arrest another burglary suspect

This is the second suspected burglar arrested in two days.
Credit: Cumberland County Sheriff's Office
Danny Joe Arnold

PORTLAND, Maine — A man trying to run from the scene of a burglary in Portland was caught by police early Thursday morning.

Investigators say an alarm went off at a construction site Thursday around 2:45 a.m. at 100 Commercial Street. When police arrived, a man took off from the site but was caught. 

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Danny Arnold, 42, was arrested and is being charged with burglary and theft. He was taken to the Cumberland County Jail. 

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Police have not said if this burglary was connected with a string of more than a dozen others in Portland over the last few weeks.