Melvin Candray and Jaime Gonzalez-Moran charged in Stamford immigrant attacks

Stamford police and federal agents say two men, who are in the country illegally, are facing charges for harassing and beating up immigrants on the

Police say two men are facing charges for harassing and beating up immigrants on the city's west side.

Police say two men are facing charges for harassing and beating up immigrants on the city's west side. (4/1/13)

STAMFORD - Stamford police and federal agents say two men, who are in the country illegally, are facing charges for harassing and beating up immigrants on the city's west side.

Officials say Melvin Candray, who's from El Salvador, and Guatemalan native Jaime Gonzalez-Moran are charged with assault and breach of peace.

Police say they were arrested for attacking three men with glass bottles in February.

Officers say the two are also suspected in several other attacks.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Connecticut Sportscast, Jan. 16
2 12 on Health: Spike in flu cases
3 Word on the Street: Selfies
Tips to stay commited to your fitness resolution 4 Tips to stay committed to your fitness resolution
Southwestern CT Democrats say they won't boycott inauguration 5 Southwestern CT Democrats say they won't boycott inauguration

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