NORWALK, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Norwalk this week:
- Police identified a homeless 57-year-old man with Stamford ties who was found dead in a snowed-in car in Norwalk.
- The fifth major storm of 2014 left most of Fairfield County looking like a ghost town Thursday, covering the area with nearly a foot of snow and ice.
- The winter has been so bad, Gov. Malloy has declared a state of emergency to replenish dwindling salt supplies.
- State officials are advising residents throughout Fairfield County and all of Connecticut of a scam that involves a fake letter claiming to be from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and bearing a replica of his signature.
- A Bridgeport resident Jorge Orta-Perez, 59, was charged with felony larceny for his role in the theft of a van and more than $18,000 worth of equipment from a Norwalk business.
- A Norwalk man Kevin Kolenda, 56, was sentenced to three months in jail in Washington state after scamming golf-tournament organizers by selling hole-in-one insurance and then failing to award prizes.