Theft attempt

PAXINOS - State police at Stonington are investigating what is believed to be an attempted theft from a business's storage yard Monday.

Troopers say two men were confronted and detained by the owner of LTS Plumbing and Heating Inc., Route 61, about 11:30 a.m. after attempting to load a scrap Lennox air conditioning unit into their vehicle.

The unit is valued at approximately $150, troopers say.

No further information was provided, and an investigation continues.