A Greenwich man faces a series of charges after police arrested him Monday, Feb. 11, on a warrant. Gregory J. Sroka, 40, of 116 Halstead Ave., was charged with fourth-degree larceny, credit card theft, 12 counts of illegal use of a credit card, 12 counts of receiving goods or services illegally, third-degree identity theft and criminal impersonation. Sroka posted $5,000 surety bond and was scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Stamford.
A 15-year-old boy was charged Monday, Feb. 11, with disorderly conduct. Police charged the boy after a domestic violence incident in Greenwich, during which the boy screamed at his mother, broke a vase, and ripped the bedding from the mother's bed, police said. Detectives with the department's Special Victims Section had previously counseled the boy about violent behavior toward his mother, according to police. The boy is scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Stamford Feb. 26.
A 14-year-old Greenwich girl was charged Feb. 7 with second-degree breach of peace. The girl was involved in a fight on Hillside Road that was witnessed by other youths, police said. She was scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Stamford Feb. 26.
A Greenwich man was charged Monday, Feb. 4, after he illegally discharged a handgun in his apartment, police said. Barry Peters, 69, of 2 Homestead Lane, Apt. 207, fired the .45-caliber gun Jan. 29, and the bullet penetrated the northernmost wall of his apartment, entering the southern living room wall of the adjoining unit, police said. No one was injured in the incident. Peters was arrested by warrant Monday and charged with first-degree reckless endangerment and unlawful discharge of a firearm. He was released on a promise to appear and was scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Stamford..
Ronnie Carson, 60, of 41 Stillwater Ave., Stamford, was charged Monday, Feb. 4, with sixth-degree larceny. He turned himself in on a warrant, police said. Carson posted $500 bond and was scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Stamford.