Fond Du Lac Authorities Arrest Suspect In Connection To String Of Daytime Burglaries

(Fond du Lac) The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office arrested a prime suspect Tuesday in connection to a string of burglaries that occurred in the townships of Friendship and Eldorado. Matthew RK Britton was taken into custody sometime before 7pm last night.  Chief Deputy Ryan Waldschmidt says Britton was wanted on a bench warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and was considered armed and dangerous. Since the end of October, the sheriff’s department has fielded reports of at least five daytime incidents where suspects stole cash and as many as 17 firearms from unlocked homes.