- Thursday, October 8, 2015
State police report that motorist Paul Foley, 59, of Bedford, N.Y., who was driving a 2000 Mercedes-Benz SUV on westbound Interstate 84, near Exit 10, about 6 pm on October 1, struck a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck from behind which was driven by a 68-yuear-old Stamford man and then drove away from the scene.
State police said that through the help of a witness, they were able to find Foley, who they then stopped to investigate.
- Thursday, October 1, 2015
A two-vehicle accident involving a sedan and a motorcycle occurred about 7:45 pm on September 23 at the signalized intersection of Main Street, Sugar Street, South Main Street, and Glover Avenue.
- Thursday, September 24, 2015
Sugar Street DUI
On September 17 at about 11:09 pm, local officers report they stopped a vehicle being operated on Sugar Street for speeding.
Upon further investigation, police arrested Ryan Kelleher, 31, of Oakridge Road in Bethel, on the speeding charge, as well as for driving under the influence.
Kelleher was processed and subsequently released on a $100 bond pending an October 1 court appearance.
- Thursday, September 10, 2015
Police said that on the afternoon of Saturday, September 5, they received a report that forced entries had been made into five locked motor vehicles that were parked at Dickinson Park at 50 Elm Drive.
The drivers of those five vehicles were involved in activities at the park at the time of the incident.
- Thursday, August 27, 2015
Police report that at about 10:44 pm on August 21, they spotted motorist Omar Silva-Cedillo, 40, of Danbury driving northward on Main Street, after which they saw him cross over the road’s center line on Mt Pleasant Road.
Police said they stopped him at the interaction of Mt Pleasant Road and Blackman Road to investigate.
- Friday, August 21, 2015
Police report a two-vehicle accident in which the driver who caused the crash on Botsford Hill Road fled the scene at about 3:42 pm on August 12.
- Friday, August 14, 2015
Police report that they received numerous complaints regarding a motorist driving erratically on Interstate 84, who later got off I-84 at Exit 11 and was then seen driving erratically on local roads at about 10 pm on August 8.
Police said they found the motorist in question and stopped him on Mile Hill Road to investigate.
- Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 3:44 pm
At about 1:23 am on July 24, police were called to the town-owned Eichler’s Cove Marina at 11 Old Bridge Road on Lake Zoar because a man there had become involved in an argument with a security guard at the marina, police said.
Police said they found motorist Daniel Ruggiero, 25, of Shelton parked in his vehicle near the guard’s quarters, after which they investigated and charged Ruggiero with driving under the influence and with possession of narcotics.
- Friday, July 24, 2015
At about 2:35 pm on July 15, motorist Richard Olivas, 38, of South Kent was driving a Saab 9-3 auto in the Riverside section of Sandy Hook, when the Saab drove into a stone wall at the intersection of Riverside Road and Laurel Trail, according to police.
There were no injuries. After investigating, police charged Olivas with driving under the influence and failure to drive to the right on a curve. Police released Olivas on $500 bail for a July 29 court arraignment.
- Thursday, July 2, 2015
Police report that at about 11:29 pm on June 25, a youth under the age of 18 was driving an unspecified vehicle on Paugussett Road, near its intersection with Skytop Drive, when that vehicle went off the side of the road.
The youth was not injured, police said. After investigating, police arrested the youth on charges of driving under the influence by a person under age 21 and failure to drive to the right.