News

Norwalk man accused of stealing thousands from local community organization in New Canaan

Posted: Updated:
NEW CANAAN -

A man from Norwalk has been held on bond after he was charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars from a local community organization.

According to police, Joseph McBride, 62, turned himself in Wednesday to New Canaan police.

McBride is the former treasurer of the Masonic Lodge in New Canaan.

Police say McBride used a lodge credit card to withdraw $54,000 over a four year period.

News 12 has recently updated to a brand new version of our iOS and Android apps.  If you don't have auto updates enabled on your devices, head to the App Store or Google Play Store to update to the latest version.  This will ensure you keep getting up-to-date local news, traffic and weather information.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."