ALFRED (AP) – Authorities have arrested three suspects in connection with about 40 home burglaries in York and Cumberland counties.

York County Sheriff Maurice Ouellette, whose office made the arrests, says the suspects are believed to have stolen some $65,000 worth of televisions, tools, jewelry and other items.

The three are identified as 42-year-old Roy Leet of Cape Elizabeth, charged with probation violation and burglary; 30-year-old Heather Wehkoja of South Berwick, charged with violating bail and burglary; and 41-year-old John Donovan of Portland, charged with receiving stolen property.

Ouellette said Tuesday the investigation is continuing and more arrests are anticipated.


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