Date: February 21, 2018
Stemming From Serious Motor Vehicle Accident on West
Issued by: Lieutenant
Jeremiah P. Marron Jr.
For Immediate Release
On January 21st, 2018 at
approximately 4:20 PM, an officer on patrol discovered a one-car motor vehicle
accident on West Ave. in the area of Turnabout Lane. The lone occupant of the
vehicle was identified as Steven Wilkos.
Due to Wilkos’ injuries and the severity of the accident, he was
transported to Stamford Hospital for further evaluation and treatment.
As part of the investigation, officers secured
a search warrant for Wilkos’ medical records which indicated that his Blood
Alcohol Content was .29% and over the legal limit the afternoon he crashed his
vehicle. A warrant for Wilkos’ arrest
was then applied for and granted by the Honorable Judge Blawie of the Stamford
After learning that there was a warrant for
his arrest, Wilkos turned himself in at Darien Police Headquarters this evening. He was charged with the following:
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14-227a Operating Under The Influence
14-230(a) Failure To Drive Right
Wilkos posted a court ordered $1,500.00 bond,
was released at approximately 7:30 pm, and is scheduled to appear in Stamford
Superior Court on March 5, 2018 at 10:00am.
Issued 21:00 hours.