Published 1:03 am, Wednesday, July 28, 2010
William Nachman, 20, of Tuck Lane, was arrested at 3:15 a.m. July 24 on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and failure to obey a control signal.
Nachman was seen making an illegal right turn at a red traffic light from Riverside Avenue to Bridge Street, police said. He was pulled over by an officer who detected a strong odor of alcohol on his breath, according to the report.
He failed field sobriety tests, police said, and was arrested.
Nachman's bail was set at $500 and he is scheduled to appear Aug. 4 in Norwalk Superior Court.
Party host charged with serving booze to minors
Galen Blumenthal, 20, of Wright Street, was arrested at 4:25 a.m. July 24 on a charge of providing alcohol to minors.
Police were dispatched to a Wright Street hone after receiving complaints about a loud party. On arrival, officers said they saw approximately 10 underage people drinking. A keg of beer and numerous other alcoholic beverages were reportedly at the house.
Blumenthal was the host of the party, police said.
He was released on a promise to appear Aug. 4 in Norwalk Superior Court.
Man faces drug charges
Randall Russell, 20, of Fairfield, was arrested about 3:50 a.m. July 25 on charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Russell was pulled over for a traffic violation and asked to perform field sobriety tests after the officer detected an odor of alcohol on his breath. Russell passed the tests, but was unable to find documents for his vehicle.
The officer searched the car for the paperwork and allegedly discovered a pipe containing marijuana and two baggies containing marijuana.
Russell was released on a promise to appear Aug. 4 in Norwalk Superior Court.
Joshua Herbertson, 23, of Whitney Street, was arrested about 10 a.m. July 25 on a charge of first-degree failure to appear in court.
He was charged at his home for failing to appear in court for an unspecified crime.
Herbertson's bail was set at $1,000 and he is scheduled to appear Aug. 3 in Norwalk Superior Court.