DMV: Arrest Summary

ARREST SUMMARY -  June, July, Aug 2014
 

Motor Vehicle Inspectors made the following arrests.  The case status may be found on the CT Judicial Website.  (WPTA is a written promise to appear) General law enforcement activity related to commercial motor vehicles may be found in the Weigh Station reports.

 

August 28, 2014 Inspectors arrested Louis Codianni, 36, of New York for reckless driving after he was clocked traveling 90 mph in a 65 zone on I-91 in Wallingford. He was released on a WPTA.

 

August 27, 2014 Inspectors arrested Brandon Rivera, 20, of Waterbury for larceny 3rd and the illegal sale of a motor vehicle.  He was arrested by warrant, processed and released on a $10,000 bond.

 

August 26, 2014 Inspectors arrested Christopher Crosby, 25, of New Haven for reckless driving after he was clocked traveling 92 mph in a 65 zone on I-91 in North Haven. He was released on a WPTA.

 

August 25, 2014 Inspectors arrested Abdulghani Zanta, 47, of New Britain for false statement after he submitted an application for a car dealer license.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

August 19, 2014 Inspectors charged Christian Moises, 22, of New Britain with speeding and possession of less than 1/2oz of marijuana after he was clocked traveling 83 mph in a 55 zone on Rt. 3 in Wethersfield.

 

August 18, 2014 Inspectors arrested Therina Brown, 45, of Meriden for operating with a suspended driver’s license in Meriden. She was released on a WPTA.

 

August 14, 2014 Inspectors arrested Steven Grandinetti, 48, of Cos Cob for operating an unlicensed auto repair and sales facility in Norwalk.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

August 8, 2014 Inspectors arrested Alexander Santiago, 39, of New Haven for forgery and false statement after he submitted fraudulent documents to the Hamden DMV. He was released on a WPTA.

 

August 1, 2014 Inspectors arrested Viviana Hidalgo, 42, of West Hartford for allowing operation of an unregistered motor vehicle, misuse of registration, no insurance and violation of car dealer laws in West Hartford.  She was released on a WPTA.

 

July 31, 2014 Inspectors arrested Sean Tyler, 33, of Norfolk for making a false report to an Inspector and false statement in connection with a stolen car.  Tyler was arrested by warrant, processed and released on a $5,000 non-surety bond.

 

July 30, 2014 Inspectors arrested Whitney Maki, 36, of North Haven for operating an unlicensed auto repair shop in West Haven. He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 30, 2014 Inspectors arrested Brittaney Isaac, 24, of New Haven for forgery and false statement after she submitted fraudulent documents to the Hamden DMV in 2013.  She was released on a WPTA.

 

July 29, 2014 Inspectors arrested Jesse Clough, 20, of New Haven for forgery and false statement after he submitted fraudulent documents to the Hamden DMV in September 2013. He was released on a WPTA. 

 

July 28, 2014 Inspectors arrested Patrick Missino, 54, of Norwich for operating an unlicensed auto sales and repair shop in Norwich.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 25, 2014 Inspectors arrested Luis Rodriguez, 41, of New Haven for operating an unlicensed auto repair shop in New Haven. He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 24, 2014 Inspectors arrested Nathaniel Moye, 37, of New Haven for engaging in the business of selling cars without a license in New Haven.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 24, 2014 Inspectors arrested Jose Oquendo-Vazquez, 53, of Waterbury for title fraud and forgery 2nd in connection with a stolen car.  He was arrested by warrant, processed and held at Waterbury court for arraignment.

 

July 24, 2014 Inspectors arrested Jose Velez, 23, of Waterbury for title fraud, using a motor vehicle without owner’s permission and forgery 2nd in connection with a stolen car.  He was arrested by warrant, processed and held at Waterbury court for arraignment.

 

July 22, 2014 Inspectors arrested Tracy Gelormino, 48, of Torrington for false statement and operating an unlicensed auto shop in East Windsor.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 16, 2014 Inspectors arrested Reedy Small, 67, of Bridgeport for 23 counts of operating an unlicensed auto repair shop in Bridgeport. He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 15, 2014 Inspectors arrested Ariel Vargas, 32, of Waterbury for forgery and false statement after he submitted fraudulent documents to the Waterbury DMV in April. He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 14, 2014 Inspectors arrested Gregg Petronella, 52, of West Hartford on 11 counts of operating an unlicensed auto dealer and repairer business in Enfield. He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 10, 2014 Inspectors arrested Jason Ofeldt, 30, of Walden, NY for failing to appear on prior motor vehicle charges. He was arrested by warrant and processed at Danbury court for a same day arraignment.

 

July 8, 2014 Inspectors arrested Louis Otero, 19, of Waterbury for 2 counts of forgery and 2 counts of false statement after he submitted fraudulent documents to the Waterbury DMV office.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

July 3, 2014 Inspectors arrested Franky Tardif, 36, of Berlin for failing to appear on prior motor vehicle charges. He was arrested by warrant and processed at Bristol court for a same day arraignment.

 

June 27, 2014 Inspectors arrested Viviana Hidalgo, 42, of West Hartford for failing to return dealer plates after her dealer license was suspended. She was released on a WPTA.

 

June 27, 2014 Inspectors arrested Bruce Gilliam, 59, of Linden, NJ for operating with a suspended license, speeding and log book violations. He was released on a WPTA.

 

June 27, 2014 Inspectors arrested Antonio Navarro, 48, of West Haven for operating an unregistered motor vehicle without insurance and with expired emissions. He was released on a WPTA.

 

June 26, 2014 Inspectors arrested Francisco Muchuca, 30, of Springfield, MA on charges of criminal impersonation, forgery 2nd, reckless driving, interfering with an Inspector and operating without a license.  He was arrested by warrant, processed at Enfield court and held for a same day arraignment.

 

June 24, 2014 Inspectors arrested Tom Phan, 34, of West Hartford for operating with a suspended license and failure to drive right on Rt. 2 in Colchester. He was released on a WPTA.

 

June 9, 2014 Inspectors arrested Iliana Nadal, 48, of Willimantic for operating under suspension on Rt. 2 in Norwich.  She was released on a WPTA.

 

June 4, 2014 Inspectors arrested Rocco Pirrotta, 26, of Danbury for failure to appear on a prior motor vehicle charge. Pirrotta was arrested by warrant, processed and released on a $500 surety bond.

 

June 4, 2014 Inspectors arrested Richard DeJesus, 41, of Bridgeport for operating an unlicensed auto repair garage in Bridgeport.  He was released on a WPTA.

 

June 4, 2014 Inspectors arrested Richard Gentry, 53, of Norwich for operating with a suspended license after he was stopped for a truck inspection on Rt. 2 in Colchester. He was released on a WPTA.

 

June 4, 2014 Inspectors arrested Stephen Marak, 52, of Wallingford for operating an unlicensed auto repair garage in Hamden.  Marak was released on a WPTA and was previously charged by Inspectors in March for the same violations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





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