Holiday traffic roundup
Greenwich Police say they made two arrests for driving while intoxicated during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, issued 108 summons for violations ranging from using a cellphone and operating unregistered motor vehicles to failure to wear a seatbelt.
They also investigated 22 car crashes including one on Sunday in which a motorist suffered a seizure and his car rolled along West Putnam Avenue until it was stopped by a
According to Sgt. John Slusarz, one DWI arrest was made Memorial Day after a driver struck some bushes on Halock Drive in the Pemberwick section of town. The other driver was charged after a motor vehicle stop on May 27, Slusarz said. Police reports on the incidents were not available.
Running a red light is sure to get attention
Two Stamford men were arrested on drug-related charges after they caught the attention of a Greenwich Police officer by allegedly running a red light on Frontage Road and Delavan Avenue.
According to a police report, the pair were stopped shortly before midnight May 24. "An investigation revealed there was drug usage/consumption in the vehicle" and officers found drugs and paraphernalia in the car, according to the report.
The driver, identified as Francisco Colon, 21, of 1 Southfield Ave., Stamford, was charged with failure to obey a traffic control signal, possession of drug paraphernalia, illegal sale of prescription drugs and possession of less than a half-ounce of marijuana. He was released on a $500 bond.
The passenger, Heriberto Irizarry, 19, also of 1 Southfield Ave., was charged with possession of less than a half-ounce of marijuana. He posted $150 bond. Both are scheduled to appear June 15 in state Superior Court in Stamford.
'Unprovoked assault' leads to arrest
A Glenville Street woman was arrested on three counts of third-degree assault stemming from a domestic incident Friday afternoon.
According to a Greenwich Police report, the woman is accused of an "unprovoked assault of 3 members of a family causing minor injuries" at 4 p.m. May 25. The 34-year-old woman also was charged with disorderly conduct. She was released on a written promise to appear May 29 in state Superior Court in Stamford.
Property dispute ends with 2 arrests
A dispute over the removal of property from a Davis Avenue residence lead to the arrests Monday of two people.
Miriam Dulanto, 37, of 16 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY and Christian A. Dulanto, 43, of 242 Davis Ave., Greenwich, each were charged with disorderly conduct in connection with the 11:20 a.m. incident May 28. Each were released on written promises to appear May 29 in state Superior Court in Stamford.