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Woman dies in Candlewood Lake accident; ID released

The victim was identified as Wanda Tirado, 38, of Waterbury. She was pronounced deceased at Danbury Hospital at 11:15 am.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-20 17:53:11

Danbury Men Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges: Police

DANBURY, CT -- Police are reporting that two Danbury men were arrested for a variety of drug related charges following an investigation of several weeks. The investigation, related to drug sales throughout the area, were initiated after police received complaints from residents. Based on another inv

PATCH - 2018-06-20 13:10:57

Nursing board drops charges against Ansonia man serving murder sentence

Jermaine Richards listens as Alyssiah Marie Wileys family members speaks during his sentencing in Bridgeport Superior Court, in Bridgeport, Conn. March 2, 2018. Richards was sentenced to 60-years for the 2013 murder of Wiley.

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-06-20 21:54:51

Foundation Rx opens in new Federal Road plaza

Photo: Chris Bosak / Hearst Connecticut MediaBuy photoErik Padilla of Foundation Rx stands in his vitamin and nutrition store in Brookfield, Conn., on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

NEWSTIMES - 2018-06-20 20:14:27

Woman succumbs to injuries following New Fairfield boating accident

Morrone is facing charges of reckless operation of a vessel, failure to help a collision victim, and failure to immediately notify law enforcement of injury.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-20 16:42:17

Five arrested after beating, mugging a pedestrian in Woodbridge

Police say a Woodbridge resident was walking along Litchfield Turnpike, in the area of Raymond Road, at about 8:20 a.m. Tuesday as a slow-moving vehicle approached her from behind.

FOX61.COM - 2018-06-20 20:51:13

Bethel Police Seek Public's Help ID'ing Car Theft Suspects

Bethel police are asking anyone with information to contact Officer Lombardo at the Clinton Police Department 860-669-0451; email llombardo@clintonct.org, or Det. Sgt. Flynn email jflynn@clintonct.org, or Det. Cpl. Pellegrini email bpellegrini@clintonct.org

PATCH - 2018-06-19 13:04:56

SILVER ALERT: Missing Child in Danbury


PATCH - 2018-06-19 11:41:06

Woman Denied Parole in 1997 New Milford Gang Rape, Murder

NEW MILFORD, CT -- The state's pardon board has denied early release to one of eight people serving time in prison for their role in killing teenager Maryann Measles in 1997, theNews Timeshas reported.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 18:10:19

Swimmer transported to hospital after New Fairfield boating accident

NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - A swimmer was transported to a local hospital after a boating accident inNew Fairfieldon Tuesday afternoon.According to officials, the incident took place near the Squantz Boat Launch onCandlewood Lake.Connecticut State Policeresponded to the scene around 2:15 p.m. to a

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-19 19:35:41

Bethel PD is Looking for an Entry-Level Officer

21 years of age as of August 1, 2018US CitizenHigh School Graduate/ G.E.D.Valid US driver's licenseNO Felony or Class A or B Misdemeanor Convictions.Must have CHIP Card (40th percentile)Must NOT have tattoos on the face, head, hand, mouth or neck. Additional exposed tattoos subject to department pol

PATCH - 2018-06-19 15:43:10

Anonymous tip leads to drug charges against two Trumbull men | Trumbull Times

The car’s driver, Kevin Gamarro, 18, and the passenger, Joseph Turner, 19, were both charged with possession of marijuana with intent to sell and operating a drug factory. Bond was $10,000 for court June 20. The third passenger, who is under 18, was released at the scene.

TRUMBULLTIMES.COM - 2018-06-19 17:55:11

Hamden teen arrested in fatal Shelton crash

Both 18-year-old Shalymar Herrera, ofWest Haven, and 23-year-old Briana Torres-Carter, ofBridgeport, who was also pregnant, were killed in the crash.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-19 13:06:04

Citizen of Ecuador illegally resides in Danbury, fails to register as a sex offender

Fajardo was convicted of illegal sexual contact with a minor and risk of injury back in 2011. He was sentenced to 18 years in prison, suspended after 10 years, with 20 years of probation.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-19 19:52:10

Police: Man was racing when he caused double-fatal crash

SHELTON, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have charged a driver they say was racing when he caused a crash that killed two people, including a pregnant woman, and injured five.

COURIER-EXPRESS - 2018-06-19 16:10:25

Officials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicide

Latest Fairfield County NewsOfficials: Death of prison inmate during struggle was homicideNorwalk woman accused on stealing identity to collect unemploymentCoast Guard suspends search for possible person in the water in GreenwichDanbury car crash breaks telephone pole into piecesTeen killed in rollo


Bethel 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide

BETHEL, CT: Wondering where you can see fireworks as the Fourth of July approaches? Here's everything within a short drive of Bethel.


Danbury Municipal Airport jet had role in celebrity cocaine bust

Drug smugglers, including celebrity attorney Todd Macaluso, were ready to use a private jet based out of Danbury Municipal Airport to move more than $13 million worth of cocaine through Central America.


Danbury car crash breaks telephone pole into pieces

The Danbury Fire Department says that at around 11:18 p.m., firefighters, along with police and EMS units, responded to Town Hill Avenue near Clark Street, for a car crash where a person was trapped in the vehicle.


Teen killed in rollover crash on Route 8 in Bridgeport identified

At 6:18 p.m. on Thursday, officials say a Toyota 4Runner was traveling on the northbound side of Route 8, north of the Route 25 split inBridgeport.