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Victim identified from fatal tanker crash in Whately
WHATELY — The male victim in Wednesday afternoon’s fatal crash has been identified as Jody Crosby, 47, of Seymour, Conn.
Ansonia man wins $360,000 after visit to package store
Edward Hardison, of Ansonia, bought a Gold Premium lottery ticket at the Justice Liquor Store on Trumbull Avene in Bridgeport. On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, Hardison claimed $360,000 from the winning ticket.
Shelton Man Charged After Fatal Overdose
SHELTON, CT — A Shelton man is being federally charged with selling drugs after an overdose in Seymour, according to the U.S. Attorney District of Connecticut office.
Stratford PD: Illegal street racing factor in fatal crash
On Tuesday, June 20, 2018, Stratford, Conn., police charged 29-year-old Ronald Patterson with illegal racing, operating with unsafe tires, negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, reckless driving, operating an unregistered car, misuse of plates, operating without a license, operating without insura
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.
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.
Milford Teen, 18, Assaulted Victim During Robbery Attempt: Police
STRATFORD, CT — An 18-year-old Milford resident was arrested after police say he pistol-whipped a person he claimed owed him money during an attempted robbery in Stratford, according to police. The attempted robbery occurred on Prayer Spring Road when Brant Hufcut, 18, of Milford, and an unknown acc
Arrest Made After Man Was Found Stabbed in New Haven
Keen is facing charges including assault, reckless endangerment, possession of a dangerous weapon and breach of peace.
Man Robbed During Dating App Meet-Up in Hamden: PD
Investigators later determined that a 31-year-old Willimantic man had arranged what police say was a "sexual encounter" through a dating app. When the man arrived to a house on Dudley Street, officers say 25-year-old Romeik Best of Hamden and 20-year-old Lamar Parker of Ansonia demanded money from t
Truck accident closes I-95 lane in Stratford
STRATFORD - An accident involving a tractor-trailer truck and another vehicle has closed the southbound center lane of I-95 in Stratford.The accident reported at 1:35 p.m. Wednesday, has closed the lane between Exits 31 and 30.Delays are starting to building in the southbound lanes with traffic spee
2 arrested for fatal April crash in Stratford
Police say Patterson lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree before the car came to a rest. His passenger, Dawaan Edwards, was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries from the crash.
Ansonia and Derby Consider Merging School Districts
“Maybe they should help each other, maybe they could work out a deal with helping each other,” said Richard Tracy of Ansonia.
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.
PD: Man enters New Haven home, stabs ex-girlfriend
Latest New Haven County NewsPD: Man enters New Haven home, stabs ex-girlfriendGrowing pains with new CT Rail, no bathrooms, one train needed servicing2 teens arrested in Hamden for allegedly stealing a vehicleHamden teen arrested in fatal Shelton crashHamden cooling centers open
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.
Metro-North trains now running close to schedule
Metro-North railroad train pulls into the Union Station passenger platform Saturday morning June 8, 2013 to board passengers bound for points south to Grand Central Station in New York City. Photo by Peter Hvizdak / New Haven RegisterMetro-North trains are now running on or close to schedule after a
New Haven Man Arrested Twice Within 90 Minutes: Milford PD
MILFORD, CT — A New Haven man is accused of being arrested twice in the same day for shoplifting, police said. On June 16, police responded to Sunglass Hut, 1201 Boston Post Road on a report of a shoplifting.
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.
West Haven Man Stole From Business: Milford PD
MILFORD, CT — A West Haven man is accused of stealing from a Milford business, police said. On June 16, Milford Police took custody of Russell Dillon, 37, of Aircraft Road, in regard to an active arrest warrant for his arrest, police said.
Police blotter for the June 22 edition
Francisco Lopez, 31, of 303 New Haven Ave., Waterbury, was charged with possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana on June 5.Steven Lavertu, 33, of 70 Concord St., Bristol, was charged with improper use of a marker plate, failure to insure a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle under su