The Newtown Police Department assisted the Connecticut State Department of labor by serving an outstanding warrant on Paul Carpenter, 49, Parmalee Hill Rd, Newtown. Carpenter was arrested for failure to pay wages. He was transported and processed at the Newtown Police Department on the above charges. Carpenter was released on an $18,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Danbury Superior Court on September 19.
On September 5, September 5, at approximately 5 a.m., Eric Edel, 51, Wadhams Ave, Torrington, turned himself in at the Newtown Police Department after learning there was a warrant for his arrest. Edel was processed according to Newtown Police Department policy and charged with Larceny in the first degree. Edel was held on a $25,000 bond.