Deputies: Man arrested for daytime burglaries

Evidence leads to search warrant

Published On: Oct 11 2012 03:36:36 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. -

Evidence found at the scene of a burglary in western Dane County led deputies to arrest a Madison man in connection with several residential burglaries, according to the Dane County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said Kunga Chokden, 21, was arrested Wednesday night after a search warrant was used to search Chokden’s residence.

Detective said they found a lot of evidence at the residence connecting Chokden to several burglaries.

Since Aug. 16, deputies were called to 23 homes burglarized while the homeowners were away.

Deputies said Chokden has not been connected to all the recent burglaries.  They caution residents to continue locking doors, windows and vehicles, and to report suspicious activity.