Bross Chingas Bross Real Estate,Riverside Realty,#1 in 2014
 Westport Country Playhouse: Bedroom Farce,August 25 - September 13  Westporters: Get your Tickets to the 8th Annual Blues,Views,and BBQ Festival
 Jillian Klaff Homes: real hard facts for really smart moves. 203.858.2095. Westport,CT
 
Friday, August 28, 2015

News

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Suspected Jewelry Thief Turns Himself In

Digg Favicon Email Favicon Facebook Favicon LinkedIn Favicon
WestportNow.com Image
Lukas Van Zanten: charged with larceny.Westport Police photo

A Westport man suspected of stealing jewelry from a local residence earlier this month turned himself in on a warrant today, police said.

Lukas Van Zanten, 23, of 38 Gorham Ave. was charged with first-degree larceny, according to Capt. Vincent Penna. The jewelry was valued at more than $26,000, Penna said.

He was released after posting a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Norwalk Superior Court on June 5, police said.

Van Zanten was among 2011 and 2012 Police Athletic League (PAL) scholarship winners. (See WestportNow June 1, 2012) And in 2005 as a Staples High School freshman, he was the subject of a school feature “15 Minutes of Fame: Lukas Van Zanten.” (See WestportNow Dec. 5, 2005)

Posted 05/27 at 07:25 PM

Comments:     Comment Policy

I hope there is more to this story. Lukas has been a great young man for 23 years.

Posted by Jeff Wieser on May 28, 2014 at 11:31 PM | #

You need to Register and be logged in to post comments. If you are already registered but are not logged in, you can Login here.

Name:

Email:

Location:

URL:

Remember my personal information

Notify me of follow-up comments?

You must be logged in to comment. You must also answer the question or solve the equation below:

What is missing: North, South, East, ----? (4 character(s) required)

Please note by clicking on "Submit" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Inappropriate posts may be removed.

<< Back to main

SPONSORS
 Discover Earthplace!
 Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Fairfield County,Connecticut  Walrus + Carpenter: Voted one of the Best Restaurants in Connecticut for Barbecue,Craft Beer,and Cocktails by the readers and experts of Connecticut Magazine for 2014 and 2015 WestportNow Year in Pictures 2014 Give to Public Schools in Need! - Go to DonorsChoose.org
WestportNow.com Stuff