GREENWICH, Conn. A Greenwich woman was arrested Thursday driving a car that had been reported stolen from Scarsdale, N.Y., police said.
Sonya Brinkley, 37, of 8 Dearfield Drive, was seen driving through a red light and driving westbound on Soundview Avenue in a lane designated for eastbound-only traffic, police said. When she was stopped, police found that the vehicle was stolen. Police also found an Advil bottle in the cars glove box that contained one Endocet pill and nine Xanex pills in a sandwich baggie. In Brinkleys purse, police reported finding 96 pills of the prescription dietary pill Lasix. They also found that her New Jersey operators license had expired as of Jan. 31.
Brinkley was charged with possession of a controlled substance, illegal possession, failure to keep drugs in the original container, larceny, operation without a license, failure to obey a control signal and failure to drive in proper lane.
She was being held on a $1,000 bond and is due in court April 3.
Also from the Greenwich Police Department:
Stephen David Conroy, 41, of 37 Maplewood Drive in Cos Cob was arrested Tuesday on a warrant charging him with disorderly conduct. The charge stemmed from a verbal dispute with a female relative earlier in March. He was released on a $500 bond and was due in court Wednesday.
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