Hunt is on in Middletown robbery; 1 arrested

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Police are searching for robbers wanted in a Middletown home invasion that led to the arrest of another man Wednesday night.

According to authorities, the incident happened shortly after 10:30 p.m. when three or four men wearing ski masks broke into a home on Maryland Avenue and got away with a safe full of cash.

Police officers who arrived on the scene arrested the man living at the house, 27-year-old Michael Matuszewski, after discovering two illegal handguns and several high-powered rifles at the residence.

Matuszewski is now facing several weapons possession charges.

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