Police: Man Ordered Acquaintance to Withdraw Cash

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Fairfield police say a Bridgeport man is facing charges that he ordered an acquaintance to travel with him to a bank to withdraw money stemming from a debt he was owed.

Alfred M. Capozziello was charged with criminal attempt to commit robbery, unlawful restraint, threatening and breach of peace. He was released on $10,000 bond.

A telephone number for the 44-year-old Capozziello was not in service.

Police say the victim told them Capozziello and another man entered his house and demanded at gunpoint he accompany them to a bank to withdraw money. He alerted the teller who called police.

Police were looking for the second suspect. They said any reports of weapons used in the crime are unconfirmed.

No one was injured.

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