NORWALK, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Norwalk this week:
- Nesken Basquiat, 26, of Miramar, Fla. and Eliezer Gabriel, 26, of Stamford were arrested after a bar fight in Norwalk involving dozens of people in the early hours of New Year’s Day.
- Near blizzard conditions brought about seven inches of snow and single-digit temperatures to Norwalk on Thursday into Friday.
- The Norwalk Youth Basketball Association fifth and sixth grade team won titles in the Wakeman Center’s second annual Holiday Hoop Fest in Fairfield.
- A Ridgefield man Vyacheslav Cherepov, 26, was arrested in connection with a hit-and-run accident in a Greenwich parking lot that killed 21-year-old Meghan Beebe.
- Westport police believe Annette White, the woman who was found dead in the Saugatuck River, had been hit by a Metro-North train while crossing the railroad bridge over the river.
- A Stamford man was charged with breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s Norwalk home at Strawberry Hill Avenue.
- A New Mexico man was arrested on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop in Norwalk.