New Canaan Teen Arrested on Drug, Alcohol and Evading Charges
New Canaan Police on Sunday arrested an 18-year-old Bald Hill Road man and charged him with evading responsibility, possession of alcohol by a minor and six counts of possession of a controlled substance. At about 8:15 a.m. on March 19, officers were dispatched to North Wilton Road on a report of a vehicle that had been abandoned following a crash, police said. Through an investigation, the local man was identified as the driver, according to a police report. Police also found contraband on the man, the report said. He was charged with the misdemeanor offenses at about 10:30 a.m., it said.