The owner of a car parked outside on Patton Drive called police after he found an unknown man sleeping in the driver’s seat early in the morning on Tuesday, Sept. 15, police said. Some change was missing from the car. Police said that when when officers found the man a couple of blocks away at the Noroton Heights Railroad Station, they charged him with stealing the money. Police gave these further details, including accusations not proven in court:
The Patton Drive car owner yelled at the man, telling him to leave, and when the owner called police at 5:53 a.m., he gave them a description of the man’s clothing.