Man Arrested in Theft from 2013


On January 10, 2016 the Milford Police arrested and charged a 47yo New Castle man stemming from an incident that occurred in 2013. Christopher R. Staats was charged with one count of Felony Theft Under $1500 with Victim 62yo or older and Theft by False Pretense Under $1500. Police state that investigation revealed that in July of 2013, Staats stole jewelry from the 74yo female victim and then sold the jewelry to a local pawn shop in exchange for money. Staats was arraigned and released on $1,000.00 unsecured bond.