Map Interactive local COVID-19 tracker
Contact Us
Bridgeport Daily Voice serves Bridgeport, CT
Return to your home site

Menu

Bridgeport Daily Voice serves Bridgeport, CT

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: COVID-19: CT Sees Increase In Hospitalizations, 12 New Deaths; Latest Data
Police & Fire

Westchester Woman Nabbed Stealing Seafood From Fairfield County Supermarket, Police Say

Greenwich Police arrested a New York woman for allegedly shoplifting nearly $200 in seafood from an area grocery store.
Greenwich Police arrested a New York woman for allegedly shoplifting nearly $200 in seafood from an area grocery store. Photo Credit: Greenwich Police Deparment

A Westchester County woman was arrested for allegedly stealing almost $200 worth of seafood from a Fairfield County grocery store.

Niesha Willis, 34, of Valhalla, was arrested on Tuesday, Dec. 22, by Greenwich Police for allegedly stealing from a central Greenwich supermarket, police said.

Willis was arrested after police responded to the market on West Putnam Avenue for a report that a larceny had just occurred.

Officers were able to locate Willis by matching the description given to them by store employees, police said.

Willis originally gave officers a fake name and later admitted to doing so. An investigation revealed that she had attempted to steal $199.85 of seafood from the supermarket but was stopped by staff at the exit.

She was charged with interfering with an officer and criminal attempt at larceny. 

Willis was released on a $1,000 bond.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Bridgeport Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.