Nelson Rivera charged following police chase
WESTPORT - A man from Bridgeport is facing charges in Westport after he was accused of leading police on a chase on I-95.
Officers say Nelson Rivera, 35, was driving a car with plates that belonged to another car.
They say he took off when officers tried to pull him over, and he nearly hit several police cars during the chase.
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Police say he eventually pulled over on Sasco Hill Road in Fairfield.
Rivera faces multiple charges including attempted assault on an officer.