Darien Police Department

Thief Steals Leaf Blower From Landscaper’s Trailer. It Took About a Minute.

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It took about a minute for a thief to steal leaf blower in a trailer parked on Deerfield Road on Saturday, Nov. 6, according to police. The victim noticed that the Redmax leaf blower was missing, and a resident having leaves picked up took a look at surveillance video, which showed the theft, police said. The incident was reported in a call to police at 12:11 p.m.

At 11:20 a.m., a dark car pulled up to the trailer, a person wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and jeans got out and could be seen taking the leaf blower and putting it in the vehicle’s trunk, then driving off at 11:21 a.m.