Naugatuck police blotter

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests:

DAVID COLE, 52, of 38 Cherry St., Naugatuck, was charged April 28 with evading responsibility motor vehicle.

Police reported on April 28 at approximately 2:37 p.m. an officer investigated an evading motor vehicle accident that occurred in the parking lot of Stop & Shop. While Cole was backing out of a parking space, police reported, he struck the victim’s vehicle. Cole then drove away, police reported. Cole was given a court date of May 8 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a promise to appear.

VALTER GJONA, 33, of 77 Briarcliff Ave., Waterbury, was charged May 2 with give counts each of sixth-degree larceny and third-degree criminal trespass.

Police reported on May 2 at approximately 4 p.m. Gjona turned himself in on five active arrest warrants. The warrant was for five separate larcenies reported from Ram Specialty Fabrications. Police reported Gjona stole scrap metal from bins located on the property. Gjona was given a court date of May 14 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a non-surety bond.

JADEN SCHAEFER, 18, of 67B Locust St., Naugatuck, was charged May 2 with third-degree robbery and disorderly conduct.

Police reported on May 2 at approximately 11:35 a.m. officers responded to 67B Locust St. for a domestic disturbance between grandmother and grandson. During an argument, police reported, Schaefer grabbed the victim’s purse. Schaefer then pushed the victim and left the home with the purse, police reported. He was located by officers walking on City Hill Street. Schaefer was given a court date of May 5 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $1,500 surety bond.

HANS SHMIGELSKY, 29, of 211 Wooding Hills Road, Bethany, was charged May 3 with driving under the influence and illegal operation of motor vehicle under suspension.

Police reported on May 3 at approximately 12:20 a.m. officers responded to Curtiss Court for a suspicious motor vehicle complaint. During the investigation, police reported, it was determined Shmigelsky was operating under the influence of alcohol. Shmigelsky was given a court date of May 5 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $2,500 surety bond.

LEON SWISKI, 56, of 343 Spring St., Naugatuck, was charged May 3 with second-degree criminal trespass and sixth-degree larceny.

Police reported on May 3 at approximately 3 p.m. an officer responded to Big Y for a shoplifting complaint. Police reported Swiski stole merchandise with a total value of $95.13. Swiski was given a court date of May 14 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $500 non-surety bond.

STEPHANIE LUCISANO, 23, of 66 Prospect St., Naugatuck, was charged May 4 with first-degree criminal trespass, second-degree criminal mischief and breach of peace.

Police reported on May 4 at approximately 3:40 p.m. Lucisano was arrested on an active arrest warrant. The warrant was for a criminal mischief complaint made on April 13, 2014 at 54 Woodbine St. apt 2. Lucisano, who is an acquaintance of the victim, was involved in an argument. After the argument Lucisano threw a piece of asphalt through the victim’s kitchen window, police reported. Lucisano was given a court date of May 5 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $500 cash bond.

CODY EVANS, 28, of 115 School Street Ext., Naugatuck, was charged May 4 with driving under the influence and failure to obey control signal.

Police reported on May 4 at approximately 12:06 a.m. an officer conducted a motor vehicle investigation on Spring Street. During the investigation, police reported, it was determined Evans was operating under the influence of alcohol. Evans was given a court date of May 15 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $500 non-surety bond.

KAREN CODY, 53, of 113 Fern St., Naugatuck, was charged May 4 with driving under the influence and failure to obey control signal.

Police reported on May 4 at approximately 5:54 p.m. an officer conducted a motor vehicle investigation on Rubber Avenue. During the investigation, police reported, it was determined Cody was operating under the influence of alcohol/drugs. Cody was given a court date of May 15 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $500 non-surety bond.

TYQUAI YOUNG, 19, of 1 Crystal Terrace, Waterbury, was charged May 6 with second-degree larceny and conspiracy toward commission of crime.

Police reported on May 6 Young was arrested on an active arrest warrant while at court. The warrant was for a stolen motor vehicle reported on June 12, 2013. Police reported Young with accomplices stole the victim’s vehicle while it was parked in the parking lot of Cumberland Farms on North Main Street. Young was held at Waterbury Superior Court for arraignment.

DOUGLAS SIMMONS, 39, of 46 Lines Hill St., Naugatuck, was charged May 6 with second-degree criminal trespass, first-degree criminal mischief and third-degree larceny.

Police reported on May 6 Simmons was arrested on an active arrest warrant while at court. Simmons was held at Waterbury Superior Court for arraignment.

JOHN LEPESKA, 56, of 178 Morning Dove Road, Naugatuck, was charged May 6 with criminal violation of protective order and second-degree harassment.

Police reported on May 6 Lepeska was arrested on an active arrest warrant. The warrant was for a violation of a protective order reported on March 9, 2104. Police reported Lepeska contacted the victim by phone, which was determined to be a violation of the order. Lepeska was held at Waterbury Superior Court for arraignment.

WILLIAM ROSS, 30, of 151 Andrew Ave., Naugatuck, was charged May 6 with violation of probation.

Police reported on May 6 at approximately 12:58 p.m. Ross was arrested on an active arrest warrant. Ross was given a court date of May 7 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $200,000 court-set surety bond.

CHRISTINA CORDON, 29, of 266 North Main St., Naugatuck, was charged May 6 with possession of controlled substance and use of drug paraphernalia.

Police reported on May 6 an officer conducted a motor vehicle investigation on Woodbine Street. During the investigation, police reported, Cordon was found to be in possession of 8.5 grams of heroin. Cordon was given a court date of May 21 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $2,500 non-surety bond.

CHRIS LEVESQUE JR., 27, of 15 Woodbine St., Naugatuck, was charged May 6 with possession of controlled substance.

Police reported on May 6 an officer conducted a motor vehicle investigation on Woodbine Street. During the investigation, police reported, Levesque was found to be in possession of 12.5 grams of heroin. Levesque was given a court date of May 7 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $50,000 surety bond.

NOAH TARIFI, 34, of 602 East Slope Drive, Orange, was charged May 6 with sixth-degree larceny and first-degree criminal trespass.

Police reported on May 6 at approximately 6:47 p.m. officers responded to Walmart for a shoplifting complaint. Police reported Tarifi fraudulently returned merchandise. The total dollar amount was $23.32. Tarifi was given a court date of May 7 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $1,000 surety bond.

STEVEN NIEVES, 29, of 62 Hotchkiss St., Nauagtuck, was charged May 7 with second-degree larceny.

Police reported on May 7 at approximately 12:33 officers responded to Rich’s Car Works for a suspicious person. Upon the officer’s arrival, police reported, he found Nieves sitting in a stolen motor vehicle. Nieves was given a court date of May 7 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $10,000 surety bond.

JOSEPH NATELLE, 53, of 40 Nicole Drive, Naugatuck, was charged May 7 with driving under the influence, improper passing, operating motorcycle without motorcycle license, misuse motorcycle license or allowing some under 16 to operate a motorcycle and failure to wear minimum spec vision/face protection.

Police reported on May 7 at approximately 9:13 p.m. an officer conducted a motor vehicle investigation on Candee Road. During the investigation, police reported, it was determined Natelle was operating under the influence of alcohol. Natelle was given a court date of May 8 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $2,500 surety bond.

TIMOTHY CLARK, 38, of 288 High St., Naugatuck, was charged May 8 with violation of probation.

Police reported on May 8 at approximately 4:17 p.m. Clark was arrested on an active arrest warrant. Clark was given a court date of May 9 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and held on a $500 court-set cash bond.

ARYELLE EDWARDS, 23, of (last known address) 10 Terrace St., New Haven, was charged May 8 with two counts of illegal use of credit card, two counts of conspiracy toward commission of crime, two counts of sixth-degree larceny, credit card theft by transfer and third-degree identity theft.

Police reported on May 8 Edwards was arrested on two active arrest warrants while at Waterbury Superior Court. The warrant was for a larceny reported on Dec. 24, 2013. Police reported Edwards stole the victim’s wallet and used the victim’s debit card at Stop and shop for the amount of $464.53. The second warrant was for a larceny reported on Dec. 27, 2013. Police reported Edwards stole the victim’s debit card and used the victim’s debit card for fraudulent purchases. Edwards was held at court for arraignment.

GREGORY SARRIS, 50, of 423 Center St., Wallingford, was charged May 8 with fourth-degree larceny.

Police reported on May 8 at approximately 2:50 p.m. Sarris turned himself in on an active arrest warrant. The warrant was for a larceny complaint made on March 25, 2014. Police reported Sarris took money from his company’s business account for personal use in the amount of $3,642.29. Sarris was given a court date of May 21 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court and released on a $5,000 non-surety bond.

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