The 21-year-old son of Stamford Mayor Dannel Malloy has been arrested on robbery charges.
Malloy was charged with criminal attempt to commit first-degree robbery and conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery. His bond was set at $2,500. He's scheduled to appear in court on March 18.
Police say a Darien resident reported that three armed men knocked on his door around 1 a.m. Tuesday and ordered him to turn over marijuana. The alleged victim was also arrested and charged with filing a false statement and various drug charges.
The mayor's home was searched as part of the investigation.
Dannel Malloy is considered a possible Democratic candidate for governor in 2010.