PD: Teen caught with alcohol at Waveny
Published 12:11 pm, Sunday, July 13, 2014
Ryan T. O'Connell, 18, of 9 10 O'Clock Lane, Weston, was issued an infraction July 4 for possession of alcohol by a minor.
New Canaan police said O'Connell was sleeping in his car near the castle at Waveny Park at about 12:45 a.m. Upon observing the suspicious vehicle, an officer approached the driver and immediately smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from inside the car, according to the report.
As he spoke with O'Connell, police said, the officer saw a bottle of an alcoholic beverage on the passenger's side floor.
According to police, people are not allowed to be at Waveny Park after dusk.