According to Darien police, a 34-year-old Darien man left Stop and Shop twice with six packs of beer he hadn’t paid for, and on a third occasion he was found rummaging through employee lockers at a restaurant he had been forbidden to enter. Police gave these accounts of the separate incidents, including accusations not proven in court:
In the first incident, on Thursday, May 13, Stop & Shop employees told Darien police at 2:52 p.m., that a male had left the supermarket in the Goodwives Shopping Center carrying out a six pack of beer he hadn’t paid for. On Brookside Drive, Police found a male who matched the description of the person, and he had the six-pack. He was identified as Gregory Oakford of Mansfield Ave. He was charged with sixth-degree larceny and second-degree criminal trespass.