FBI targets Conn. town led by fox-hunting farmer

Sep 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Story

The fallout over an FBI raid in a rural town that’s been led by the same fox-hunting selectman for nearly 30 years is revealing deeply rooted bitterness beneath the well-landscaped surface.

Bridgewater First Selectman William Stuart, a farmer, accuses enemies of spreading falsehoods to investigators out of personal grudges.

Critics accuse him of running the western Connecticut town like an autocrat and using his control of vast parcels of land, including fields used by his fox-hunting club, for his personal benefit

For more on this story, visit: FBI targets Conn. town led by fox-hunting farmer | WTNH.com Connecticut.

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