Windsor man arrested in Amazon delivery vehicle theft in Hartford

Police say he drove through a fence to escape
George Marshall
Photo credit Hartford Police Department

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Hartford police have arrested a Windsor man in connection with the theft of an Amazon delivery vehicle on Friday.

The van was stolen in the area of 226 Martin Street when the driver left the vehicle unattended with the keys inside. Investigators tracked it to the rear of a residential area on Westland Street. George Marshall, 52, of Windsor, was spotted removing packages from the van with another suspect.

Amazon Packages Dumped in Hartford
Some of the Amazon packages dumped in the rear of 182-184 Westland Street. Photo credit Hartford Police Department

Police say Marshall got back into the van and reversed the vehicle toward officers before speeding through a fence to escape.

Marshall has been arrested and charged with third degree larceny and conspiracy to commit third degree larceny. The other suspect was taken into custody.

Representatives from Amazon responded and took possession of the remaining packages. In total, 64 packages remain missing.