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Man Killed In New Haven Shooting: PD

NEW HAVEN, CT — A 23-year-old New Haven man was fatally shot to death on Henry Street during the afternoon June 23, according to police.

PATCH - 2018-06-23 18:05:42

Bridgeport police investigating shooting death of 34-year-old man

A male victim, identified as Tavon Cooper, was found unresponsive in the drivers seat of a white Chevrolet Monte Carlo in front of building 3, and appeared to have sustained a gunshot wound to the head, according to police.

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-06-23 13:25:15

Bridgeport Man Charged In Fatal Shelton Crash | Valley Independent Sentinel

Lawrence Carter, a 19-year-old from Bridgeport, surrendered to police Friday (June 22) after cops obtained a warrant charging him with two counts of first-degree manslaughter, two counts of negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, four counts of first-degree assault, and illegal racing on a highway.

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2018-06-23 12:22:23

Open House at 315 Osborne Hill Road!

Open house on Sunday, June 24th from 1-3pm! This spacious University area Colonial is just minutes from town and boasts a large eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances & sliders leading to an enormous Trex deck with Hot Springs hot tub overlooking a large, fenced in back yard. Huge family r

PATCH - 2018-06-23 23:29:13

Second Teen Arrested After Crash Kills 2 People, Including His Pregnant Wife in Shelton

A second teenager has been arrested in connection to a crash that killed his pregnant wife, the baby she was carrying and a teenager, according to police.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-23 13:21:20

23-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Shot in Chest in New Haven: PD

A man has died after being shot in the chest in New Haven on Saturday afternoon.Police say they were dispatched to a house on Henry Street around 12:30 p.m. to investigate a reported assault. When officers arrived, they say they found a 23-year-old New Haven man who had been shot in the chest. First

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-23 17:51:56

New Haven police investigating fatal shooting on Henry Street Saturday

At 12:28 p.m., officers responded to the area of 128 Henry Street on an initial report of an assault. Upon arrival, police located a 23-year-old New Haven man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-23 18:07:37

Feds: Bridgeport businessmen ran bogus marriage scheme

U.S. Attorney John “Bull” Durham said an undercover federal agent infiltrated the operation allegedly run by Jodian Stephenson, also known as Jodian Gordon, 34, of Bridgeport and Donovan Lawrence, 62, of Milford.


Police: Bridgeport man kills himself, accidentally

“It looks like he was maybe trying to get away from whoever was shooting at him, he had a gun and maybe went over a speed bump or accelerated and shot himself thorugh his nsoe through the back of his head,” Perez said of Tavon.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-22 20:41:09

Man fatally shot in Bridgeport

Av Harris, the Director of Legislative Affairs/Public Policy, confirms to News 8 that a shooting left one man dead outside of the PT Barnum Housing complex at 201 Anthony Street.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-22 11:38:47

ID Revealed For Victim In Fatal Bridgeport Shooting

Cooper is reportedly the cousin of the18-year-old Corbin Cooper, who was recently killedin a car crash following a chase with Bridgeport Police, News 12 reported.


1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Trumbull crash

TRUMBULL, Conn. (WTNH) - One person was killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Route 8 inTrumbullon Thursday night.Connecticut State Policesay that at around 11:10 p.m., troopers responded to Route 8 southbound between exits 7 and 8 for a car crash with an ejection.According to polic

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-22 11:45:46

Racer Hit 80+ MPH Around Time Of Fatal Shelton Crash: PD

SHELTON, CT — An arrest warrant offered more details behind the crash that killed a pregnant woman and a teenager and left several others with significant injuries. Two cars, including the one occupied by the fatal victimshad been racing, police said.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 18:30:10

News Briefs: Person-to-Person Awarded Grant, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation honors donors

“The Emergency Assistance Program is a core service offering at Person-to-Person,” says P2P Executive Director Ceci Maher. “This generous grant will be used to provide food, clothing and emergency financial assistance to people experiencing a situational crisis and the working poor, plus casework co

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-06-23 04:00:00

‘Hit man’ guilty in gangland killing

Kahlil “Kah” Diaz, 18, a leader of the Green Hollow Boyz who had only recently been acquitted of killing a rival gang member, was gunned down on a downtown street in the middle of the afternoon.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-22 21:40:45

Massive Affordable Housing Project To Begin: Report

MILFORD, CT — A developer has received approval to begin the initial phase of construction on a 180-unitaffordable housing complexat 354-438 Wheelers Farms Road, the Milford Mirror reports.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 15:00:00

Two area men charged in immigration marriage fraud scheme | Milford Mirror

John H. Durham, U.S Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Peter C. Fitzhugh, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations in Boston, and Christopher W. Fonda, Supervisory Immigration Officer for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, announced Friday in a press release the uns

MILFORDMIRROR.COM - 2018-06-22 15:11:20

Bridgeport gets brownfields remediation grant

The Bridgeport Economic Development Corp. is among six state municipalities and organizations receiving state grants to help remediate and redevelop clusters of blighted properties, or brownfields, and put them back into productive use.

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-06-22 13:22:58

Speeds hit nearly 85 mph police say in fatal Shelton River Road accident

Abdulaziz Yuldoshev, 19, of Hamden faces numerous charges including manslaughter, negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, illegal racing and first degree assault as a result of an April 8, 2018 Shelton crash which killed two and injured five.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-22 04:00:00

Norwalk Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs

NORWALK, CT — The school year is pretty much over but there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.