Cops: Man left scene of accident, but not his license plate
Published 8:03 am, Monday, September 22, 2014
Xavier Reyes, 22, of Stevens Street, Bridgeport, was arrested on a warrant last Wednesday and charged with leaving the scene of an accident in May.
According to police, Reyes rear ended a car that had stopped for a flashing red light on Fairfield Woods Road at Stratfield Road around 11:15 p.m. May 12. Reyes left the scene, but his front license plate fell off because of to the force of collision, and police were able to trace Reyes through the plate.
He turned himself in at police headquarters and was charged with evading responsibility. He was released on a $500 bond and is scheduled to appear Sept. 30 in Bridgeport Superior Court.