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09/24/09 Greenwich larcenist in prison after violating probation

Dawn Jessop avoided prison last spring despite her involvement in an extortion scheme involving Stephen Dent, a DuPont heir in Greenwich, Conn.

However, the 29-year-old Brae Burn Road woman is behind bars today after violating her probation. Last week, Jessop was sentenced in Richland County Common Pleas Court to 18 months at the Ohio Reformatory for Women in Marysville in an unrelated case, having violated probation on seven counts before completing her second week on supervision.

Jessop's attorney, Allen D. Werstiuk, did not return calls seeking comment.

Her husband, Christopher Jessop, 30, is serving an 18-month sentence at Bridgeport Correctional Facility in Connecticut, where he has been since March 18.

Dawn Jessop also pleaded guilty to first-degree larceny and received a five-year suspended prison sentence in the Connecticut case, which drew nationwide attention. The Madison Comprehensive High School graduate received three years probation.

Greenwich police reported the couple used a Web site where wealthy men and women pay for companionship. The Jessops, who resided in Mansfield, were arrested in Greenwich in a sting after trying to extort money from Dent.

Having returned to Mansfield in May, Dawn Jessop faced a charge of illegal processing of drug documents, stemming from a Nov. 17 arrest on a fourth-degree felony drug possession charge.

On July 15, Richland County Common Pleas Judge James Henson ordered Dawn Jessop, who pleaded guilty, be placed on three years community control. Less than two weeks later, on July 28, Mansfield police stopped her. Richland County Adult Probation Officer Dan George told the court Aug. 3 that Jessop was stopped July 29 for driving under suspension and subsequently arrested.

"The subject was followed in her vehicle to Davis Street," George wrote. "... officers located an oxycodone on the driver's seat and a cellular phone. The cellular phone revealed pornography of the subject and communication with the subject's husband and (another subject). It was also learned that (Jessop) went to (the other subject's) home during restricted curfew hours and spent the night.

"Further, (she) tested positive for oxycodone and refused to name the person she received the narcotics from when ordered to do so by this officer. (Jessop) was granted great leniency in sentencing given her recent legal issues, and yet managed to break no less than nine of her conditions prior to completing her second week on ISP supervision."

Probation violations cited in court records show driving under suspension, possession of oxycodone, testing positive for oxycodone, in possession of a cellular phone, in possession of pornography, disobeying a direct order from a supervising officer and communicating with her husband via cellular phone in violation of a supervising officer's order.

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Web site reported Dawn Jessop was admitted to the Marysville prison Sept. 17, and will remain there through March 6, 2011.

SOURCE:

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/article/20090924/NEWS01/909240324

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09/24/09 The Greenwich Briefing

Splash Handwash faces nearly $63,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines following worker injury at Fairfield, Conn., carwash
Osha.gov
... equipment. OSHA had cited the company in 2008 for similar hazards at Splash Handwash locations in Norwalk and Greenwich, Conn. Five other-than-serious citations, with $3,000 in fines, have been issued, chiefly for incomplete and uncertified injury ...

Wall Street Journal story turns spotlight on Bonita Bay Group woes
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... in the Naples area, which has the highest per capita income of any locale in the country except Stamford-Greenwich, Conn. Bonita Bay launched seven Naples-area communities where houses sold for up to $12 million and came with access to exclusive ...

Boston Ranked 7th Most Expensive Real Estate Market Nationwide
Banker & Tradesman
... the world," ranked as the most affordable market in America, where a similarly sized home costs $112,675. Homes in Greenwich, Conn. average $1,519,250, making the city just north of New York City one of the most expensive markets in the nation. ...

Hanover Real Estate Partners Appoints Romano Orlando as Chief Financial Officer
Business Wire
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Cooler air to replace steamy air mass
NewsTimesLive.com
... On Friday and Saturday, we'll be experiencing what's known as the autumnal equilux, with nearly equal amounts of daylight ...

Miyuki Hatoyama talks to students
Asahi Shimbun
... of the new prime minister, made her own diplomatic debut of sorts here. During a visit to a Japanese school in Greenwich, Connecticut, the former singer-actress in the Takarazuka all-women revue sang the school song with students. In the lyrics, she ...


Greenwich Post w/Photo
Hersam Acorn Newspapers
Sign up for breaking news. Sports Cards tie Black Knights in intense soccer match-up Greenwich High School boys soccer team's head coach Kurt Putnam said it best when he described his team's game against Stamford High School Monday afternoon.

Louis: Firm has a golden opportunity to aid Stella D'Oro staff
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CNN Money
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Friends bring out the 'Flair' of Darien
Darien News-Review
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Biden to campaign for Himes in Greenwich
Darien News-Review
And the VEEPstakes winner is -- Rep. Jim Himes, D-4. Vice President Joe Biden will visit Himes' hometown of Greenwich for an Oct.

Asia shares ex-Japan down, dollar steady
Globeinvestor.com
... is in absolutely no hurry to even think about normalizing policy," said Stephen Stanley, chief economist at RBS in Greenwich, Connecticut. "This remains a very dovish Fed." SONY SURGES, JAL PLUNGES Japan outperformed otherwise weak Asian share ...

Postwar American Printmaking At Yale
20 hrs ago Hartford Courant
... prints, documents, mineral specimens and scientific instruments are in the new exhibit at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich. "Alchemy: Magic, Myth or Science" runs through Jan. 3. It includes works ranging from a 15th-century Tibetan mandala and Persian ...

Natural-Gas Futures Rise in New York on Signs U.S. Economy is Recovering
Bloomberg
... supply report tomorrow thata s lower than expected,a said Tom Orr , research director at brokerage Weeden & Co. in Greenwich, Connecticut. Dollar Concerns Concern that the dollar will fall has strengthened natural gas in the absence of any ...


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09/24/09 The Twits On Twitter Are Tweeting About Greenwich

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09/24/09 The Raw Greenwich News Feed

Greenwich Names Senior MD
Money Management Letter
Consultant Greenwich Associates has promoted Steve Busby to senior managing director. Busby has been with the firm since 1991. Most recently, Busby headed ...
Rapid flu tests miss many swine flu cases: CDC
Reuters
The latest study, conducted by Dr. James Sabetta and colleagues at the Greenwich Hospital and the Greenwich Department of Health in Connecticut, shows why. ...
Greenwich resident wins $5000 in First County Bank promotion
Connectcut Plus
By First County Bank It is Christmas in September for Greenwich resident Cathy Duge. She is the winner of First County Bank's just completed "Tube and Key" ...
Returning to Greenwich, Mullen recounts White House visit
Greenwich Time
That was one of the memories Mullen shared with students during a speech Wednesday at Greenwich High School. His visit was part of a special humanities ...
Top aide to Greenwich first selectman says adios after just one day
Greenwich Time
"Executive assistant position remains open -- accepted candidate declined due to change in family circumstances," Tesei wrote in an e-mail to Greenwich Time ...
Greenwich boys, girls XC looks for a strong season
Greenwich Post
The Greenwich High School boys and girls cross-country teams have high expectations going into the fall season. With close to 90 athletes in the program ...
Greenwich Academy cross country team starts in style
Greenwich Time
By David Fierro It was a case of one important meet, four big victories for the Greenwich Academy cross country team, which got its FAA season off the right ...

Greenwich Associates Names Senior MD
Greenwich Associates has hired Steve Busby as senior managing director.
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More On: "Take this $55,000 government job with benefits and shove it".....

Learns of Greenwich's generous pension plan, takes early ...
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By the way, Greenwich Time reports that the previous occupant of this office is still on the payroll, fielding "nuisance complaints" two days a week. I personally consider any complaint tossed in my direction a nuisance – does Peter ...
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Greenwich Gossip: Here Today...
By Bill Clark
In typical Greenwich fashion, it seems that the wagons are being circled to deny his very existence. Indeed, history is apparently being rewritten: "accepted candidate declined," reads a cryptic e-mail from Town Hall. ...
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Greenwich Avenue Home of the $675 trash bin times 34 Greenwich Time
Tiffany and Co and Saks Fifth Avenue arent the only things Greenwich shares in ... Greenwich Green and Clean recently put in an order for 34 of them to be ...



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09/24/09 Forget About The Greenwich Time Classified Ads ---- Craigslist Is Free

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Lamborghini Gallardo - must sell! $104000
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09/24/09 PHOTO OP FOR PRINT MEDIA

There are two upcoming photo opportunities for local print media for the Greenwich Chamber of Commerce production:

Greenwich Has Got Talent: Variety Show 2009

They are as follows:
Sunday, September 27 4-6 PM
Sunday, October 4 11:30-4:30 PM
All are rehearsals for the show which are held at St. Catherine's Church, 4 Riverside Avenue, Riverside.
We hope you'll be able to send a photographer. Thanks for your continuing coverage of this outstanding community event.

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