Bicyclists Charged with Criminal Trespass at Greenwich Point Park

On Friday at about 6:00pm multiple Greenwich Police units responded to Tod’s Point on a trespassing complaint.

Investigation determined that Jake Gothelf, 20, of Sound View Terrace, had committed Criminal Trespass 2 when he rode his ficycle into the park beyond gates which are locked.

Police noted there are signs posted on Sound Beach Ave and on the fence by the beach entrance indicating the parks is closed.

On Sunday, March 21 Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo issued a directive to close town parks and beaches to slow the spread of COVID-19. As of Sunday night at 8:00am all Town Parks, school fields, and beaches were closed.

Police and Parks & Rec staff are enforcing the directive.