Air conditioner stolen from P.C. Richard & Son store in Norwalk

The extreme heat that has settled over southwestern Connecticut is apparently driving people to desperate measures to cool off. An air conditioner was stolen from

An air conditioner was stolen from an outdoor display at the P.C. Richard & Son store in Norwalk.

An air conditioner was stolen from an outdoor display at the P.C. Richard & Son store in Norwalk. (7/7/13)

NORWALK - The extreme heat that has settled over southwestern Connecticut is apparently driving people to desperate measures to cool off.

An air conditioner was stolen from an outdoor display at the P.C. Richard & Son store in Norwalk. The manager says a man grabbed the unit, put it in his car and took off.

Someone was able to take note of the suspect's license plate. Officers found the man with the air conditioner in his car a short time later, and he was arrested.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Weather Kids: Mathewson Elementary School 1 Weather Kids: Mathewson Elementary School
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim was one of many 2 Bridgeport mayor reflects on Trump inauguration
A disabled Bridgeport man is thanking News 12 3 Disabled Bridgeport man becomes 1st-time homeowner
Click PLAY for the latest weather forecast. 4 Connecticut Evening Weather, 1-22
Officials say the store owner told them that 5 Police: Men robbed Newtown liquor store, set it ablaze

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE