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Police Log: Kids Trying to Break into Car

The following information was supplied by the Milford police department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

Police Log: Kids Trying to Break into Car

In the overnight log, police officers responded to several reports of suspicous people, and to the Water Street area, where two kids were observed trying to break into a car.

Tuesday, Oct. 4

2:15 p.m.: Police are seeking a summons to charge Benyell Richardson, 31, of 730 Oakland Place, Bronx, NY, with intimidating a witness.

4:45 p.m.: A caller from complained a man was “hanging out in the parking lot” for more than a half hour, just watching people. Police spoke to him and he agreed to leave the property.

7:04 p.m.: A one-vehicle crash was reported on Central Street. One person was taken to

11:21 p.m.: An officer was flagged down on School at Purchase streets and told of someone trying to break into a car. The description was of someone on a bicycle with a black hooded sweatshirt.

Wednesday, Oct. 5

4:11 a.m.: Police received a report from a resident of Oliver Street of “two young kids trying to break into a car, now running toward Water Street.” The kids were possibly wearing dark clothes, the caller said. Police searched the area.

7:58 a.m.: A physician’s office on East Main Street asked for police to stand by as they informed a patient that he would no longer be receiving care at that facility “for making threats.” The patient did not show up, but an officer later called him and explained the situation, and that employees have been instructed to call police “if he shows up.”

8:14 a.m.: A woman turned in a wallet she found on Orange Street.

8:56 a.m.: Police received a report of a theft from an automobile at Nolan Avenue. The theft occurred some time between 10 p.m. and 4 a.m.

10:02 a.m. to 11:21 a.m.: An officer on Dilla Street with a radar gun gave five verbal warnings to motorists who he pulled over.

10:04 a.m.: A person called from to report something suspicious, namely that he found 20 different credit cards in the trash behind the business. Police determined the cards had expired and took them to the police station for disposal.

11:24 a.m.: A motorist was reported to have struck a wall at a storage facility across from . No injuries were involved.

11:26 a.m.: A resident of Dartmouth Drive called police and asked for a check on his property. He had received a message from a neighbor that “people that don’t belong there” were walking around the back of his property. Police checked, and determined a window had been broken, but no entry gained.

12:27 p.m.: Police arrested Andrew D. Campbell, 25, of 40 E. Main St., Milford on a charge of domestic assault and battery.

12:53 p.m.: Police and firefighters responded to for a report of a male student having a seizure. The teen was taken to Milford Regional Medical Center.

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