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Justin Pottle

Building Department personnel help clear debris from where an elderly man crashed his car into a Central Greenwich storefront.

Driver crashes into Central Greenwich storefront

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A sedan shattered a calm afternoon at a Central Greenwich mattress store Monday, as is  jumped across a sidewalk and slammed into the showroom. No one was injured in the accident, though the facade of The Clean Bedroom on East Putnam Avenue suffered some damage. At approximately 1:40 p.m. Monday afternoon, the driver, who was […] [Read More]
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Former school cafeteria work charged with theft arrested again

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Greenwich Police have arrested a school cafeteria worker believed to have stolen thousand of dollars in lunch money from students after he failed to appear in court. James Harris, 37, of Ritch Avenue, who is facing third degree larceny charges for stealing nearly $10,000 in student funds, turned himself  in to police Wednesday on a […] [Read More]
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Glenville dumping prompts DEEP involvement

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UPDATE 10:40 p.m. Evan Delman of Fairview Terrace was cited for illegal dumping and simple trespass after chemicals were found in a dumpster Monday in Glenville, police said. Delman will have to reimburse the town for the cost of carting the material away. UPDATE 9:50 p.m. Greenwich Police investigated the incident and issued citations for illegal […] [Read More]

Police offer warning about Byram playground lurker

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Greenwich Police are asking residents to be wary of a shady vehicle seen lurking outside playgrounds, schools and libraries on the  western edges of town during recent weeks. Officers have asked patrols in western neighborhoods to be aware of a red 2013 Volkswagen with New York plates seen “watching children” at multiple locations in Byram. […] [Read More]
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Polling anomaly not expected to have serious impact on results

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A polling mix-up in Central Greenwich’s District 1 should not have serious implications for results in either the 150th or the 151st House District. According to town registrars, around 7:00 a.m. this morning at the Julian Curtiss School polls, volunteer workers became aware that about a dozen early voters hailing from District 1a — a […] [Read More]
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Cops: NYC man contacted local woman 51 times despite protective order

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Greenwich Police have arrested a New York City man after he repeatedly sent messages and emails to a female acquaintance and her family despite a protective order against him. Colin Joseph Doherty, 24, of Manhattan, had first become involved with Greenwich Police in Dec. 2013, when he was arrested for second-degree harassment. Those charges resulted […] [Read More]
Categories: General, police

Cops: Merritt accident in Greenwich to cause delays

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A severe accident on the Merritt Parkway shut down all southbound travel between Exits 28 and 29 Thursday afternoon, prompting what police say is likely to cause a traffic headache into the evening commute. GFD put out the fire , no one injured Its going to take CSP sometime to investigate and clean up. EXPECT […] [Read More]
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Richards on Greenwich Avenue.

GPD: Thief made off with $6,000 in jackets

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Greenwich Police are investigating the theft of nearly $6,000 in high-end coats from a Greenwich Avenue department store last week. On Wednesday, Oct. 15, at approximately 3:35 p.m., police said an unidentified subject made off with six black Moncler jackets from Richards 359 Greenwich Ave. location each valued at roughly $1,000. Police described the  incident […] [Read More]
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Greenwich man arrested for attacking older family member

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A 22-year-old Greenwich man is facing charges after allegedly attacking a much older female family member during an argument at their Byram apartment Wednesday. Sultan Sheikh, of Mill St., was held by Greenwich Police in lieu of bond following the assault. Police have charged Sheikh with third-degree assault on a victim older than 60, a […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich, police

Abrams officially ends campaign for 149th District

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A week after a lawsuit accusing state representative candidate Marc Abrams of sexual harassment surfaced, the backcountry Democrat has officially pulled the plug on his campaign for the 149th District. In a letter submitted to the Secretary of State’s office Thursday morning, Abrams finalized his withdrawal from the race and has since been dropped from […] [Read More]