He was also charged in connection with a burglary on Winnepogue Drive that was reported May 29.
Mitchell, of Quinlan Avenue, Bridgeport, was charged with third-degree burglary, fourth-degree burglary and sixth-degree larceny. His bond was set at $10,000 and he was arraigned that day.
In the motel burglary, police said Mitchell first attempted to enter the business through the locked front and rear doors before forcing his way in through an unlocked rear window. He took several hunder dollars from the cash register, police said.