Man accused of trying to run down police officer arraigned

NORWALK - A Norwalk man was arraigned on a slew of charges today, including allegedly trying to run down a police officer with his car last week.

Investigators say Theodore Briggs, 22, was driving the wrong way down a one-way street near the corner of Van Zant Street and East Avenue when he tried to run down an officer who was directing traffic.

Police say the officer is fine and was not hit by Briggs' car.

Briggs is being held on $250,000 bond.

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