Arrests follow disturbance in Westport street
Published 2:25 pm, Monday, May 9, 2011
Two Westport men and a Bridgeport man were arrested Sunday night after a fight near the intersection of Riverside Avenue and Raymond Place.
After police searched the three men, Kerny Saint-Vilien, 19, of Bridgeport, allegedly was found with a bag containing marijuana in his pant leg. Another bag of marijuana and a BB gun were found on the ground, both of which reportedly belonged to Cody Ropiak, 19, of 436 Riverside Ave., police said.
Ropiak was charged with carrying and sale of dangerous weapons, threatening, breach of peace, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Saint-Vilien was charged with possession of a controlled substance and public disturbance.
The third man, Joshua Tucker, 20, of 10 West End Ave., was charged with public disturbance.
Ropiak and Saint-Vilien were released on bonds of $1,500 and $500, respectively. They are both scheduled to appear May 18 in Norwalk Superior Court. Tucker was issued an infraction ticket.