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Bridgeport man charged with making heroin delivery to Stamford motel

Ahmed Jefferson, 30, of Bridgeport, was charged with possession of heroin after police found him carrying 40 glassine folds of heroin at the Red Carpet Inn on Oct. 17, 2018.


Illegal lane change gets Bridgeport woman arrested on gun charge

After pulling the vehicle over they discovered that the driver, Marcus Williams, 26, of Stamford, was driving under suspension.

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-18 13:31:25

State lawmakers to address gun violence in Bridgeport

Latest Fairfield County NewsState lawmakers to address gun violence in BridgeportEx-Newtown officials defend handling of shooter's educationWilton settles harassment complaint with female detectiveVan collides with tractor trailer on I-95 Southbound early Thursday morningSinger convicted in scheme t

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-19 10:38:35

8 Things To Do This Weekend: Kristin Chenoweth, Chalk Art Festival & Elm City Pub Crawl

Looking for weekend activities? We have eight suggestions for you - including a Kristin Chenoweth concert, the Old Saybrook Scarecrow Festival and the Elm City Pub Crawl!

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-19 10:28:23

Bridgeport woman’s suspicious death in August ruled accidental

Lieutenant Chris LaMaine, center and Bridgeport Police prepare to enter the scene at 527 Pearl Harbor Street in Bridgeport, Conn. on Monday, August 13, 2018.


Two Bridgeport men arrested on firearm and drug charges

According to police, the driver and passenger were identified as Isaac Peoples and Rondell Williams, respectively. No mention was made of the arrestees' ages. During the stop, Peoples attempted to flee and was soon apprehended. Williams remained in the car but allegedly proceeded to move about the f

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-17 15:22:19

Milford Boys & Girls Village staff member accused of exposing himself

In a statement, Boys & Girls Village President and CEO Steven Kant said “Beyond our cooperation with the investigation, the full focus of our concern and efforts at this time is to take any steps necessary to support the well-being of the children involved.”

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-10-18 14:39:00

Coworking space moving to former Bridgeport bank building

Downtown Bridgeport, once a business hub home to an array of banks, has seen them replaced in their former buildings by a pool hall, restaurants, comedy club and apartments. The latest change will bring a coworking space from Bijou Square to McLevy Green as B:Hive Bridgeport moves into a larger spac

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-18 18:45:20

Bridgeport man indicted for Watertown bank robbery

Alvin Robertson. ContributedWATERTOWN – A Bridgeport man was indicted on federal charges Tuesday in connection to a string of five robberies, including a hold-up of a bank in a supermarket on Straits Turnpike.Watertown Police detectives arrested 55-year-old Alvin Robertson for the robbery of a Peopl


Jury deliberates Hernandez murder case

Oscar Hernandez, left, with the aid of a translator, faces Judge William Holden in Bridgeport Superior Court in April 2017. Hernandez is charged with murder, attempted murder, first-degree assault and risk of... more

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-10-18 21:20:59

Silver Alert Issued For Missing Derby Man

DERBY, CT — A Silver Alert has been issued for missing Derby man Richard Matthews, 44.He is described by police as a white male with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5'8'' and weighs 250 pounds. He was last seen wearing jeans and a red fleece. He went missing Thursday.Anyone with information is aske

PATCH - 2018-10-18 15:51:48

Bridgeport PD: Convicted felons caught with guns, drugs

Rondell Williams was charged with two counts of weapons in a motor vehicle, two counts of criminal possession of a firearm, criminal possession of ammunition, interfering with an officer and two counts of carrying a pistol without a permit. His bail was set at $150,000.


Pair Behind Bars As Bridgeport Task Force Stop Yields Firearms, Fentanyl, Heroin

Two men are behind bars after being nabbed during a traffic stop with drugs and guns.The bust went down on Monday when Bridgeport Task Force members working an ongoing investigation conducted a traffic stop on Chopsey Hill Road, said Av Harris, spokesman for the Bridgeport Police Department.The oper


Silver Alert issued for missing 9-month-old from New Haven

NEW HAVEN - New Haven police are trying to find a missing 9-month-old that may have been abducted by a family member. Aria Gilmore was last seen in the care of her father on October 12th. She's described as black with black hair and brown eyes. She's 19 inches tall and weighs around 22 pounds. Anyon

FOX61.COM - 2018-10-18 08:18:45

Bridgeport New: Car and Bicycle Collide - DoingItLocal

2:44pm–#Bridgeport CT–Report of a crash between a car and bicycle at East Washington and Noble Avenue. No word on injuries.This news report is made possible by:

DOINGITLOCAL - 2018-10-17 20:19:09

Bridgeport teacher named CT's Teacher of the Year

"Thank you to the countless administrators, supervisors, central office personnel, colleagues and support staff who have consistently allowed me to operate outside of the box my entire career, and they're making me nervous over there,” Graham said.


2 days after Shelton bank robbery, suspect arrested

A 37-year-old Seymour man has been arrested in the robbery of the Key Bank on Bridgeport Avenue on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Michael Mangiafico was charged with first-degree robbery and third-degree larceny.

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-17 15:14:08

Southport developer closes on The Matrix; will make it mixed-use complex

Summit Development has announced that it closed on the purchase of the Matrix Corporate Center (pictured), the former Union Carbide headquarters property, in Danbury for $17 million.


High-Profile Attorney, HS Teacher ID'd As Remaining Victims In Fatal Plane Crash

Click here for an updated story: Teacher, Attorney From Area Killed In Plane Crash Were In Long-Distance RelationshipA high-profile attorney based in Fairfield County and a female teacher were identified Tuesday as the final victims of the small-plane crash that killed three people on Saturday.The p


On Stage: This weekend and advance

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried, Oct. 21, 8 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets $37.50. Info:ridgefieldplayhouse.org.