Forgery Charge for 31-Year-Old Man

Police on Nov. 5 arrested a 31-year-old Stamford man and charged him with third-degree forgery. At about 6:18 p.m. on that Sunday, an officer on patrol stopped the car the man was driving because it was not registered, according to a police report. Through a subsequent investigation, authorities established probable cause to bring the misdemeanor charge against the man, who was driving, the report said. Under state law, a person is guilty of third-degree forgery if he or she “with intent to defraud, deceive or injure another, he falsely makes, completes or alters a written instrument, or issues or possesses any written instrument which he knows to be forged.” 

The man also was cited for falsifying a marker plate, operating a motor vehicle without a license, illegal operation of a motor vehicle without insurance and operating an unregistered motor vehicle.

Larceny Charge for Woman, 54

Police on Nov. 10 arrested a 54-year-old Norwalk woman by warrant and charged her with fifth-degree larceny. She turned herself in on an active warrant regarding a theft reported to police Sept. 25, officials said. Police have said that at about 1:20 p.m. that Monday, two cashmere sweaters were reported stolen from an Elm Street art gallery.

ID Theft Charges for Man, 31

Police on Nov. 11 arrested a 31-year-old Hartford man by warrant and charged him with two counts of third-degree identity theft and four counts of conspiracy to commit third-degree identity theft. At about 2:30 a.m. that Saturday, officers were notified by the New Britain Police Department that they had the man in custody on New Canaan’s warrant, officials said. It stemmed from an ID theft investigation in 2021, according to a police report. 

Under state law, a person commits identity theft “when such person knowingly uses personal identifying information of another person to obtain or attempt to obtain money, credit, goods, services, property or medical information without the consent of such other person.”

According to Connecticut Judicial Branch records, the same man had been charged in 2018 with criminal impersonation (East Windsor Police). He was held on $50,000 bond and scheduled to appear Nov.

New Canaan Woman, 40, Charged in Domestic Incident

Police late on the night of Nov. 4 arrested a 40-year-old Oenoke Lane woman and charged her with disorderly conduct. Police at about 10:47 p.m. that Saturday night responded to the Oenoke Lane home regarding a dispute, according to a police report. There, authorities conducted an investigation and brought the misdemeanor charge, the report said. Police withheld details of the most arrest, saying it’s a domestic matter.


Felony Robbery Charge for 53-Year-Old Man

Police on Nov. 7 arrested a 53-year-old Norwalk man by warrant and charged him with fifth-degree larceny and third-degree robbery, a felony offense. At about 10 p.m. on Election Day, Bridgeport Police took the man into custody on an active warrant from a robbery investigation, officials said. It stemmed from an incident reported to police Oct. 26. 

It wasn’t clear what was stolen, though police at 11:58 a.m. on Oct.