An 18-year-old Villas man was arrested Friday in a 51-week-old burglary in Lower Township.

The suspect, who was 17 at the time of the burglary and thus his name was not released, was charged with burglary, theft and criminal mischief for a residential burglary on the 100 block of Maple Avenue on Dec, 20, 2011, Lower Township police said in a release.

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Jewelry, medication and coins were found missing at the home, police said.

The arrest was made after the suspect was arrested in a recent crime and his fingerprints matched those taken during investigation of the robbery, police said..

The suspect will be processed in juvenile court, police said.

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