CT Sailor Arrested After Seeking Assistance

CT Sailor Arrested After Seeking Assistance
Illustration: New England Boating

Suffolk Times: A Connecticut man who was getting help from police with his disabled sailboat in Shelter Island Sound was arrested Sunday [April 13] after cops learned he was wanted for a Connecticut probation violation.

Police said 45-year-old Shawn Eldridge of North Franklin called to report his sailboat was disabled about 1:00 p.m. He was assisted by the Bay Constables and Sea Tow who towed the vessel back to Brewer Yacht Yard, according to arrest reports.

Read more about the sailor who was arrested for probation violation after being assisted by Shelter Island Bay Constables.