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State Police: Four Arrested After Westport Car Break-ins, Two Chases

State Police: Four Arrested After Westport Car Break-ins, Two Chases

An 18-year-old and three juveniles were arrested Monday after separate chases involving two police agencies and three cars, state police said. The four are suspected of burglarizing cars in Westport and driving through nine towns in their attempt to get away.

Jordan Butler, of Bishop Street in Waterbury, is the only suspect old enough to be treated as an adult in court. He was charged with second-degree reckless endangerment, reckless driving, engaging police in a pursuit and second-degree larceny, among other charges, police said. He was in custody early Monday on $25,000 bail and was scheduled to appear at Superior Court in Bridgeport later in the day.

The three juveniles...

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