Fairfield

Southport News: Auto Detailer Break In

2022-05-06@1:00am–#Southport CT– #Fairfield CT– Auto Spa is having a bad week. Earlier this week a Mercedes driven by an elderly couple crashed into the building. Police confirmed early this morning someone threw a rock in a window and a mat black 2016 Lexus RCF with a hood scoop was taken.    It is currently under investigation by our Detective Bureau.

Fairfield Man Rescued From Fire.

FAIRFIELD, CT, 5/3/2022 : At approximately 5:06 AM, the Fairfield
Regional Dispatch Center received a call from a passerby
reporting smoke and fire coming from a house at 577 Kings
Highway East in Fairfield. Car 3, Engine 2 and Ladder 2 arrived
within four minutes of dispatch and reported fire showing from
the first floor of a residential home. Engine 2, under the
command of LT Robb Delmhorst, quickly attacked the fire while
Ladder 2 conducted a search of the residence. A male victim was
found on the first floor and removed by fire personnel to an
awaiting AMR ambulance who initiated advanced life support
treatment. The patient was transported to Bridgeport Hospital,
the patient’s condition is unknown at the time of this press
release

Incident Commander, A/C Roger Caisse stated “The
notification of fire by a passer-by contributed to the rapid
response, rescue and extinguishment of this fire.” Residents
are reminded to practice “Close before you doze” which involves
closing all doors in the home before sleep as this can help
create a barrier against deadly levels of toxic carbon monoxide,
smoke and flames, and potentially save someone’s life.
The fire was brought under control in approximately 10 minutes
of arrival. Fire damage to the residence is estimated to be over
$250,000.00. The fire building was uninhabitable due to heavy
smoke damage throughout and fire damage to the first floor. The
Fire Marshal, A/C Phil Higgins, is investigating the cause of
this fire. The last fire unit cleared Kings Highway East at
6:59AM.

Fairfield Shop & Stroll

Mark your calendars for Thursday, April 28 and join us for the annual Town of Fairfield Shop & Stroll Into Spring Event!

20+ local merchants participating in this fun night of shopping and socializing! Mother’s Day and Graduations are right around the corner – shop local for all of your gifting needs!

Kick-Off Party at J.B. Percival Co (63 Unquowa Road) beginning at 5PM. Free Buy Local tote bags, discounts from merchants, chance to win a $25.00 Love Local Community eGift Card, and more! This year, we are partnering with the Fairfield Foundation for Education. Make a $20 donation by purchasing a ticket, which includes a special event wine glass, wine glass holder, and a complimentary glass of wine – all ticket proceeds and silent auction items, benefit the Fairfield Foundation for Education.

For more event information, visit experiencefairfieldct.org/springstroll!

This press release was made possible by:

https://www.bmwofbridgeport.com/2022-coe-winner/

Fairfield News: On-Star Turns In Hit And Run Subscriber

2021-12-25@10:04pm–#Fairfield CT– Fairfield Police received a number of calls for a hit and run accident on Brookside Drive. On-Star called police reporting an accident of Chevy Colorado which turned out to be the striking vehicle. On-Star gave the subscriber’s address on Ruane Street and police located the vehicle in St. Thomas’s parking lot with heavy front end damage and deployed air bags driving erratically and took the person in custody.

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Fairfield News: Lost Bag Gets Very Pricey

2021-11-25@6:01pm– Police are investigating a report of a woman who left her bag and the contents fell off her black Audi and the contents spilled onto the Black Rock Turnpike. She attempted to retrieve the items but is was too dangerous. She was directed to stay in her car at the commuter parking lot. Lost items were:

3 CARAT DIAMOND RING

$30000CARTIER WATCH

$40000DIAMOND EARINGS $3000
This remains under investigation

This press release was made possible by:

https://www.bmwofbridgeport.com/new-vehicles/