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Recent Crime News
Wednesday Dec 17 | via The Greenwich Daily Voice
An 18-year-old woman from Texas has been charged with falsely claiming she was sexually assaulted because she was angry at a customer for not paying her for her prostitution services, Greenwich police said. Chastity Angel Plummer from Lubbock was arrested and charged with interfering with an officer, second-degree falsely reporting an incident and prostitution. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Patch.com
An 18-year-old woman named Chastity Angel Plummer called Greenwich Police Saturday afternoon to report that she had been sexually assaulted. When investigators from the Detective Division and the Special Victims Section were done with their investigation, it apparently turned out that Plummer was working as a prostitute who was stiffed on part of the fee she charged her customer, according to police. Comment?
Monday Dec 15 | via The Hartford Courant
A 17-year old Greenwich teen is facing a litany of charges after police say he conspired with a friend to stage a home invasion, assault and larceny to conceal the theft of $11,500 worth of jewelry belonging to his mother's boyfriend. Police said that on Nov. 17 the juvenile called police to report that two men dressed in black entered his residence, assaulted him and stole the jewelry while he was home alone. Comment?
Monday Dec 15 | via Patch.com
A Greenwich teen is facing a plethora of charges after he allegedly staged what was initially reported as a home invasion during which he was assaulted and thousands of dollars in jewelry were stolen. The 17-year-old is accused of plotting the Nov. 17 incident with a friend and then calling Greenwich Police to report the incident that turned out to be a hoax, according to Greenwich Police. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via Greenwich Citizen
Sitting outside the State's Attorney's office in Bridgeport on Friday afternoon the Kennedy cousin, accused of the 1975 murder of Martha Moxley of Greenwich, motioned at the glass partition with a left arm that has a GPS device strapped to it. "Those people in there, they are terrorists," he said. Comment?
Sunday Dec 7 | via The Greenwich Daily Voice
Granit Balidemaj has opened a new boutique-style Granit Events & Catering company in Greenwich offering imaginative menus and a comprehensive range of party options. Felicia D. Burl, 32, of Bridgeport arrested and charged with two counts of second-degree manslaughter, second-degree assault and two felony counts of evading responsibility in a double fatal car accident in Stamford. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via Patch.com
A town resident who hired a Greenwich handyman didn't expect the work to include cleaning out their coin collection. Michael J. Verdon, 23, of 9 Armstrong Ct., Greenwich, was hired by the unidentified victim to perform handyman work in the victim's home. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via WTNH
Greenwich police and school officials say they're reviewing security at Greenwich High School following the arrest of a student accused of using a knife in a fight with another student. Greenwich Time reports that one of the students faces several charges stemming from the fight on Tuesday and school disciplinary action. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via Patch.com
Two students are facing charges in connection with a fight after school dismissal in the Greenwich High School student center on Tuesday. The 18-year-olds were arrested following the fight that involved punches being thrown and one student having a 2 1/2-inch knife, according to a Greenwich Police report. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via The Greenwich Daily Voice
Police believed four burglaries and one attempted burglary were done by an organized group who targeted homes they believed were unoccupied. In the case of the unsuccessful burglary, the intruders fled once they realized someone was in the home. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via WTNH
Greenwich police tell News 8 they have stepped up both uniformed and plainclothes patrols in town. They have also made some adjustments to improve their patrol response and staffing levels. Comment?
Monday Dec 1 | via Patch.com
Thieves made off with untold amounts of goods stolen from four Greenwich homes during a night-time holiday weekend burglary spree. The burglars ransacked the homes after forcing their way into the homes through doors and windows, according to Greenwich Police spokesman Lt. Comment?
Saturday Nov 29 | via Greenwich Citizen
On Tuesday, December 9, Dr. Nathan Smith will talk about iDinosaurs on Ice: Fossil Hunting in the Jurassic of Antarcticai at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich Doors open at 6:30. The talk begins at 7. Photo: Contributed Photo For the latest events and activities in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 26 | via Patch.com
Nor'easter Heading Connecticut's Way; Woman Has a Dying Wish; Sandy Hook Promise Says Lanza Report is Incredibly 'Painful' Woman stuffs stolen mall merchandise in her kid's backpack, 'neglected dog' needs a new home, and a murder arrest is made. I am not sitting here, 15 whole feet away from my kids, because I am too lazy to get up and help them climb the ladder. Comment?
Monday Nov 24 | via Daily Mail
For better or worse: Michael Brown shooter Darren Wilson MARRIED fellow police officer in town hall ceremony last month as it's revealed grand jury will announce decision on his fate TODAY Grand Jury reaches decision in Michael Brown shooting case: Ferguson braced for turmoil as prosecutor prepares to reveal verdict on Darren Wilson Today Show turns to awkward banter after week of firings, backbiting and reports ousted boss wanted to axe Savannah, Natalie and STOP Al Roker doing weather 'Pack your patience and try to travel on Tuesday': AAA warns of havoc-inducing nor'easter set to dump rain and snow on Thanksgiving travelers Explorer who adopted stray dog that followed him through Ecuadorian jungle reveals he hid the extent of the animal's injuries so that he could fly him to Sweden... and can't wait to bring him home Do aliens look like SHRIMP? Nasa researchers say tiny 'extreme ... (more) Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Greenwich Citizen
A Rikers Island inmate behind bars for burglaries and a violent assault is believed to also be behind the theft of nearly $30,000 in jewelry and electronics from an Old Greenwich condominium in 2011. Israel Bracero, 31, originally of Bridgeport, was extradited to Connecticut from the New York correctional system Thursday and was arraigned in state Superior Court in Stamford on first-degree larceny, third-degree burglary and second-degree criminal mischief charges. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via New York Post
"The defendant laid informant on his bed and got on top of her," states the criminal complaint. "Informant tried to push the defendant off of her, but was unable to. Comment?
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