Greenwich Man Charged In Fairfield Car Burglary

  • Comment
Peter Stevenson, 52, of Greenwich was charged with burglary and larceny by Fairfield Police on Sunday.
Peter Stevenson, 52, of Greenwich was charged with burglary and larceny by Fairfield Police on Sunday. Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Fairfield Police

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – A Greenwich man was charged with burglary after he was accused of breaking into a car on the Post Road in Fairfield on Sunday night, police say.

Witnesses told police that a man had entered a car parked outside the Old Post Tavern and take several items out, according to police reports. Peter Stevenson, 52, of Dairy Road in Greenwich was found hiding in a nearby alcove along Unquowa Road, police say.

Stevenson had two pairs of sunglasses on him that the car’s owner reported stolen, according to the police report. A wallet, a GPS unit and other electronic equipment were also taken from the car, and found on the ground nearby. The total value of the items take was approximately $700, police say.

Stevenson was charged with third-degree burglary, a felony, and fifth-degree larceny, a misdemeanor. He was released after posting a $1,000 bond, and is due in court on Sept. 26. 

  • Comment

Comments