Driver charged with having weapon in vehicle
Published 12:03 pm, Thursday, September 6, 2012
Domingo Acosta, 27, of Bridgeport, pulled over by police Tuesday for suspected misuse of license plates, was charged with carrying weapons in the vehicle.
Acosta car did not have a front license plate and the rear plate did not appear to match the vehicle registration, police said. After he was pulled over, the officer said he found a pair of black metal knuckles concealed under paperwork and other items in the glove compartment.
In addition to the motor vehicle violations, Acosta was charged with weapons in a motor vehicle. He posted a $500 bond and is scheduled to appear Sept. 14 in Norwalk Superior Court.