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Justin Pottle

Stamford teen arrested in Cos Cob for car theft, weapon

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A Stamford teenager is under arrest in Greenwich after he was caught behind the wheel of a stolen vehicle with an illegal BB gun inside. Matthew White, 19, is  facing charges for third-degree larceny charges and possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle. White’s bond was set at $5,000, which he was unable to […] [Read More]
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Woman arrested after slashing boss’s tires in Taco Bell dispute

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A Stamford woman and employee at a Greenwich Taco Bell is facing charges after living a little too “Más” last week. Greenwich Police arrested Karisha Hurdle, 21, after she slashed the tires on her boss’s car following an argument at the East Putnam location of the Tex-Mex chain. The act of workplace revenge has earned […] [Read More]
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Norwalk beachgoer arrested for “indecent sunbathing” at Greenwich Point

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A 60-year-old Norwalk man is facing charges after police found him soaking in a little too much sun last weekend on Greenwich Point. According to police, a group of children stumbled upon Thomas Belmont “indecently sunbathing” on some secluded rocks in a shellfishing area of the park on the afternoon of Friday, Jun 27. Belmont […] [Read More]
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Stamford scammer sentenced to federal prison

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A Stamford man arrested by federal agents with assistance from Greenwich Police last fall has been sentenced to two years behind bars. Last January, Craig Stanland, 40, plead guilty to one count of mail fraud in connection with a sprawling fraudulent computer parts scheme at U.S. District Court in New Haven. Stanland will spend 24 months […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Police

Stamford man charged with seizing mother from nursing home

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Greenwich Police have arrested a Stamford man after he illegally took his aging mother from the Fairview Health of Greenwich Nursing Home Sunday. Richard Rousselot, 44, is now facing charges for violating a protective order and unlawful restraint. According to Police reports, Rousselot appeared at Fairview Sunday night, shortly after 6:00 p.m. to pick up […] [Read More]
Categories: Court, Crime, General, Police

Stamford man charged with shoplifting from Whole Foods

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Greenwich Police have charged a Stamford man with larceny after he was caught shoplifting from a Central Greenwich Whole Foods and attempted to flee the scene, police said. Roger Brooks, 51, of Stamford was released Tuesday after posting his $250 bond. According to police reports, Whole Foods employees observed Brooks attempting to shoplift groceries from […] [Read More]
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Two students injured after bus blows tire near Greenwich-Stamford line

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Two Emmett O’Brien Technical students were transported to Stamford Hospital following a bus accident on I-95 shortly after 3:00 p.m., according to Greenwich emergency services. The bus — a medium-sized chartered vehicle shuttling the Ansonia-based students back from an event in New York City — was travelling northbound when one of its tires blew out, […] [Read More]
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Stamford scammer pleads guilty to mail fraud

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A Stamford man arrested by federal agents with assistance from Greenwich Police last fall has pleaded guilty to running a sprawling fraudulent computer parts scheme at U.S. District Court in New Haven Wednesday, police said. Craig Stanland, 40, had been charged with one count of mail fraud in connection with the $800,000 scheme. According to […] [Read More]
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Joshua Vega.

Bridgeport man arrested after armed kidnapping, Stamford Police chase

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A Bridgeport man was arrested Sunday night near the Greenwich-Stamford border after kidnapping his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint and attempting to flee to the Bronx, police said. Joshua Vega, 23, of 1172 Iranistan Avenue, is now facing charges for kidnapping with a firearm, third-degree assault, five counts of second-degree threatening, breach of peace and unlawful possession […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Public safety

Stamford man arrested after threatening former boss with tire iron

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A Stamford man has been arrested after threatening his former boss with a tire iron outside a Greenwich home, according to police reports. Manolo Marroquin, 26, was charged with disorderly conduct, and, having posted the $100 bail, will appear in Superior Court in Stamford on November 4. On Monday afternoon, at 12:45 p.m., Greenwich Police […] [Read More]
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