NEW CANAAN — Police arrested a 32-year-old Norwalk man after he failed to appear in court for allegedlyoperating an unregistered motor vehicle.

Jesus Rios-Mendez turned himself in to police Dec. 19 around 5:25 p.m. The original charges stemmed from Aug. 29 when Rios-Mendez received an infraction for driving an unregistered car on Pine Street.

Rios-Mendez was charged with failure to appear in the second degree. He posted a $495 bond and was released with a new court date of Dec. 29.

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