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Stratford Man Wins Historic $5M Lottery Prize

The man told Lottery officials that he's "going fishing" after reeling in the first $5 million prize of its kind ever sold in Connecticut. STRATFORD, CT - Robert Nickle of Stratford couldn't help but smile Thursday afternoon as he claimed his Mega Millions $5 million prize, which was the first of it

PATCH - 2018-03-17 04:18:40

Police: Shots fired on east side of Bridgeport

Bridgeport police have received reports of shots fired, some of which flew through a home. The incident happened on Jane Street. No injuries have been reported and police are still investigating. Bridgeport police have received reports of shots fired, some of which flew through a home. The incident

NEWS 12 - 2018-03-17 19:33:00

Bridgeport police: Teen hid gun under seat in car

BRIDGEPORT - A city teen faces charges after, police said, he attempted to conceal a gun during a traffic stop on the East End. Carl Davis, 19, of Beach Street in Bridgeport, was charged with carrying a pistol without a permit and interfering with a police officer. On Feb. 8, an officer on patrol in

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-17 21:20:08

Crash on Route 8 in Bridgeport closes 2 lanes

BRIDGEPORT - The right and center lanes of Route 8 southbound in Bridgeport are closed after a crash, according to the Department of Transportation. The crash was reported just minutes before 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The DOT reported the three-vehicle crash was in the southbound lanes of Route 8 between

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-17 15:37:57

PD: Man arrested after seen selling drugs in Norwalk

Francis Bruno (Norwalk Police) NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH)- A Norwalk man was arrested after he was allegedly seen selling drugs during a police investigation on Thursday. Police say officers were conducting a surveillance operation in Norwalk when they observed 38-year-old Francis Bruno conducting a na

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-16 12:30:58

Stamford police: 3 charged with OUI in less than 2 hours

STAMFORD - The city's operating under the influence police enforcement detail had a busy night Friday, making three OUI arrests in less than two hours. Three people were charged with operating under the influence in three separate incidents, said police Capt Diedrich Hohn. Two of the arrests happene

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-17 20:09:14

Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued in Advance of Nor'easter Chance

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook and says a nor'easter might bring "heavy snow" to the area next week. The National Weather Service on Saturday morning issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for all of Southern Connecticut in advance of a potential 4th nor'easter, whic

PATCH - 2018-03-17 12:42:31

Bridgeport casino dies in committee

HARTFORD - Bridgeport's attempt to bring an MGM Grand casino to its blighted and underutilized waterfront died quietly late Thursday evening. The leadership of the General Assembly's Public Safety and Security Committee refused to let a bill allowing bidding for a new casino to come to a vote Friday

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-16 14:08:31

Police Make Drug Factory Arrest During Raid on Milford Shop

Police said they made a drug factory arrest in Milford and said they found nearly 40 pounds of marijuana. Narcotics units from Milford and Stamford, along with the Bridgeport office of the Drug Enforcement Agency raided Bulldog Cartel Wholesalers on Quarry Road in Milford around 1 p.m. Wednesday whi


Stamford Man Receives Prison Time In Fatal Overdose: Report

STAMFORD, CT - James Pipicelli, a 66-year-old Stamford resident charged with second-degree manslaughter, will serve 28 months in prison for providing the heroin laced with fentanyl that killed 28-year-old Daniel Peretz, reports the Stamford Advocate. Pipicelli pleaded guilty to the charge in a plea


Big drug bust starts on sleepy Stamford street

STAMFORD-The first stage of a drug bust that netted police 44 pounds of marijuana and 261 THC vaporizer cartridges in Stamford and Milford occurred on sleepy West Glenn Drive in Westover Tuesday morning. Capt. Richard Conklin said a weeks long drug investigation culminated in a traffic stop by Stamf


Right Lane Of Route 15 Closed In Westport: DOT

WESTPORT, CT - The right lane of Route 15 northbound is closed in Westport between exits 41 and 44 (6.2 miles) due to road work, according to Connecticut Department of Transportation officials. The work is expected to last until around 3 p.m. The incident was reported Thursday at approximately 9:48


Former Stratford Teacher's Aide Heads To Prison In Sex Case

STRATFORD, CT - Tuesday's nor'easter postponed the scheduled sentencing for former Stratford teacher's aide Kyle Damato-Kushel, 48, on charges that she sexually assaulted a 15-year-old boy but she headed off to prison on Wednesday morning anyway, according to the Connecticut Post. Daniel Tepfer of t


$5 million lottery ticket sold in Stratford

STRATFORD - Will the owner of a $5 million lottery ticket sold in Stratford please come forward. The lucky Mega Millions ticket was sold at Dolly's Deli located on 6 Boston Ave. Dolly's is located on the corner of Boston Avenue and College Street, near Holy Name of Jesus Church. The winning numbers