Police Log: Trespassing, speeding, DUI, possession, larceny

Fishing in the reservoir

A 49-year-old Stamford man was charged with criminal trespass, fishing in a reservoir and other offenses Nov. 14 at 1:05 p.m. after being found fishing illegally at the South Norwalk Reservoir.

A check on his identity showed there was an active arrest warrant for failing to respond to a similar violation.

Police said Howard Williams Sr., of 53A Stillwater Avenue, Stamford, was also charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and revoked registration, and failure to respond to a violation from 2014 for which he was to appear in court in 2015.

He was released on $750 bond with a court date of Nov. 21.

Speeding, DUI

A 22-year-old Ridgefield man was charged Nov. 18 at 12:35 a.m. with driving under the influence and traveling too fast on Danbury Road near Old Mill Road.

Police said Jack B. Gannon, of 2 Parley Drive, Ridgefield, was observed speeding by an officer in an unmarked vehicle. He displayed signs of intoxication and was taken into custody after a field sobriety test. He had a blood alcohol content of 0.1064. The legal limit is 0.08.

He was held on $260 bond with a court date of Nov. 18.

Possession of alcohol by a minor

An 18-year-old Wilton resident and his friends were charged with possession of alcohol by a minor Nov. 20 at 9:15 p.m. after being stopped for speeding — 56 mph in a 30-mph zone — on Roxbury Lane and Wolfpit Lane.

Each was issued a citation and the alcohol was destroyed.


A 36-year-old Stamford man was charged with fifth-degree larceny Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. after turning himself in on a warrant.

Jenmy Velazquez, of 24 Depinedo Avenue, Stamford, was released on $10,000 bond and will appear in court Nov. 30.

The alleged theft was of copper construction materials from a contracting company.

The Wilton Police Department responded to no domestic dispute or similar domestic calls from Nov. 15 to Nov. 21.