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Police Seeking Suspect in Waterbury Murder

Police have arrested two suspects in the murder of a 24-year-old man in Waterbury in August and said they have warrants for two others, including one who remains at large. The arrests are for suspects in the murder of David Rivera-Mateo. Officers found him when they responded to 170 Willow St., at 1

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-03-20 13:27:32

18-year-old Ansonia resident charged with prostitution

ANSONIA, Conn, (WTNH) - An 18-year-old from Ansonia is facing prostitution charges. Officials say Ashley Tucker was charged with prostitution and arrested by the Ansonia Police Department on Monday. According to officials, Tucker's arrest was the completion of an investigation by the Ansonia Police

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-19 23:15:17

Ansonia Man Accused of Passing 20 Counterfeit $100 Bills

Ansonia Police Department An Ansonia man is accused of passing off several fake $100 bills earlier this month, police said. Richard Nash faces 20 counts of forgery after police said he passed 20 counterfeit $100 bills at the CVS on Pershing Drive, The 55-year-old man was released on a $1,000 bond a

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-03-19 20:19:12

NWS posts winter storm warning; ups snow totals

The fourth nor'easter this month is taking aim at Connecticut with more than a foot of snow and gusty winds. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning from midnight to 8 a.m. Thursday. In its warning for Fairfield, New Haven and Middlesex counties, the NWS says "Heavy mixed wint

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-03-20 09:14:16

New superintendent of New Haven schools to start job

In November, a brawl nearly broke out at a school board meeting after Birks was voted in as superintendent. Many parents protested, saying the school board violated its own rules and ignored input from parents by hiring her. In November, a brawl nearly broke out at a school board meeting after Birks

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-19 05:48:31

Fairfield Police: Woman left baby alone to go buy drugs

FAIRFIELD - A 40-year-old Parkwood Road resident is facing multiple charges after police said she grabbed her mother's purse and left her 15-month-old child home alone Sunday afternoon while she went out to buy drugs. Colleen Sheehy was charged with third-degree robbery, second-degree larceny, risk


Bridgeport woman allegedly choked former co-worker

FAIRFIELD - Police allege that a Bridgeport woman choked a former co-worker at a lash salon on Black Rock Turnpike Saturday when she went there to collect her last paycheck. She also, police said, left her 10-month-old son alone in her car while she was in the salon. Latriese Vann was charged with s

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-19 15:48:10

North Branford Students Attend School Monday After Weekend Fire

NORTH BRANFORD, CT - Despite a fire that occurred at the Totoket Valley Elementary School on Middletown Avenue late Saturday students were able to attend classes Monday, NBC Connecticut reports. The fire did cause damage to the school's roof and boiler room, NBC Connecticut reports. Repairs were ma

PATCH - 2018-03-19 15:52:28

Trial begins for convicted murderer in another New Haven shooting

Updated 7:05 pm, Monday, March 19, 2018 NEW HAVEN - A state's witness in Jermaine Harris' first-degree assault trial Monday testified he saw Harris pull out a gun and that gunfire erupted about five seconds later. "He (Harris) said to me, 'Get out of the way,'" the witness testified. "I heard the

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-03-19 19:05:42

Bridgeport convenience store shooting triggers response from senators Blumenthal and Murphy

BRIDGEPORT - Earlier this month a shooting took place inside a Bridgeport convenience store. Four people suffered non-life threatening injuries. It's the latest example of gun violence in the Park City-an issue community members now have in their sights. "My grandson is I kindergarten I`m terrified

FOX61.COM - 2018-03-19 02:51:55

Downed poles, wires close portion of Beacon Falls street

A utility pole rests on a tractor-trailer on Rice Lane in Beacon Falls Monday afternoon. -BEACON HOSE BEACON FALLS - A portion of Rice Lane is closed after a tractor-trailer took down live power lines and two utility poles. The accident occurred at about 11:45 a.m. in the area of Rice Lane and Spruc

MYCITIZENSNEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 17:54:57

PD: Ansonia man arrested for passing out counterfeit money

ANSONIA, Conn. (WTNH) - An Ansonia man is facing charges after police say he passed out counterfeit money. According to police, on March 10, Richard Nash, 55, was passing out 20 counterfeit $100 bills to people at CVS Pharmacy on Pershing Drive in Ansonia. Related Content: Naugatuck police seek two

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-19 23:30:08

Woman Stabs Man in the Chest: Naugatuck Police

NAUGATUCK, CT - A Naugatuck woman is accused of stabbing a man in the chest, police said. On March 17, at around 1 a.m. police responded to a domestic disturbance call between a boyfriend and girlfriend, police said. During an argument, Jennifer Boucher, 44, of Elm Street is accused of stabbing the

PATCH - 2018-03-19 13:52:18

State Troopers pursue vehicle after attempted arrest

TOLLAND, Conn. (WTNH) - At approximately 3:20 p.m. on Saturday, State Troopers observed a grey Infiniti traveling at a high rate of speed with no front plate and dark tinted windows while conducting traffic enforcement on I-84 Eastbound in the town of Tolland. Troopers conducted a registration check


Police: Women stole more than $800K from elderly victim

NEW HAVEN - Two women who posed as an elderly woman's caregiver and interior decorator, respectively, are accused of embezzling almost $600,000 from the victim between 2013 and 2017. Sandra Pelkey, 71, and Mary Jeannie Benedetto, 60, both of Bushnell Street, Plymouth, and described as mother and dau

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-19 09:16:29

Woman Shoplifted, Gave Police False Name: Naugatuck PD

NAUGATUCK, CT - A Torrington woman is accused of shoplifting and giving police a false name when she was charged, Naugatuck Police said. On March 14, Stephany Ryba, 27, of Main Street was charged on a warrant, police said. The warrant was for a larceny reported on March 2. Police said Ryba stole $1

PATCH - 2018-03-19 12:00:00

PD: 2-vehicle crash leads to car fire on Route 15, 2 lanes closed

MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Two lanes are closed after a two-vehicle crash led to a car fire on Route 15 Sunday evening. According to police, the crash took place on Route 15 Southbound between exits 54 and 53. The left and center lanes are closed at this time. Officials say no injuries have been report

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-18 22:09:49

Easton Man Sentenced For Meth, Xanax Possession

EASTON, CT - Easton man Cavan Devine, 26, was sentenced to three years in prison for possession of methamphetamine and Xanax. Easton Police seized a bag belonging to Devine that contained 744 grams of meth, 577 pills labeled "Xanax" and drug paraphernalia, according to the U.S. Attorney District of

PATCH - 2018-03-19 16:08:49

Waterbury man accused of illegally collecting unemployment benefits

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH)-A Waterbury man is under arrest, accused of illegally collecting thousands in unemployment benefits while in prison. 35-year-old Donald Dyer is being charged with illegally collecting almost $11,000 in unemployment compensation. Investigators said he allegedly did this while


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do