DARIEN, Conn. Thomas Hobbes, 22, was charged with DWI and driving through a stop sign early Sunday. A state-funded DWI patrol saw Hobbes' Lexus approach a stop sign at the corner of Ox Ridge Lane and Hollow Tree Ridge Road at 1:57 a.m. and continue through it, police said. He was pulled over, and police said the officer noticed the odor of alcohol on his breath. He failed a field sobriety test and posted a $250 bond. He is due in court Aug. 10.
Also from the police blotter:
A fence on West Avenue was vandalized Friday, July 29, sometime between 6:45 a.m. and 8 p.m. Police said the number "3" was spraypainted next to a picture of a crown.
On Sunday, a car was vandalized at a home on Ledge Road. Police said three holes were made in the back window of the car, which was parked at the end of the driveway. There were two large holes and one small hole, creating a spider-web of cracks in the glass. There was no damage estimate.
A bike was stolen from the westbound parking lot of the Darien train station on Thursday, July 28. The owner parked his $650 black crossroads bike at the bike rack at 7:15 a.m. When he returned at 8 p.m. both the bike and the lock were gone.
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