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Five Arrested After Burglary At Dead Wilton Man's Home: PD

WILTON, CT - Five Massachusetts residents were arrested after they broke into a person's home who had recently died, according to police. The resident died March 15 on Scribner Hill Road and his death wasn't considered suspicious, according to the Wilton Bulletin. A neighbor reported suspicious acti

PATCH - 2018-03-21 16:28:47

Suicidal person apprehended on overpass in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - A suicidal person was coaxed off the ledge of an highway overpass Tuesday evening. Around 7:40 p.m., police and fire units were dispatched to Lindley Street where it passes over Route 25. Police spokesman Av Harris said the "suicidal party (was) sitting on the ledge of Lindley Street ov

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-20 21:10:45

Cops: 5 charged after trying to break into dead man's home

WILTON - Two days after a 57-year-old Wilton resident was found dead in his home, five Massachusetts residents were charged with attempting to break into his home. Albert Koenig, 57, was found dead in his Scribner Hill residence on Thursday, March 15, according to police. Two days later, police resp

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-21 14:53:39

Easton EMS Volunteer Stole Firearms, Took Patient Photos: PD

EASTON, CT - An Easton EMS volunteer was arrested after he took pictures of patients, stole firearms and pretended to be an Easton Police officer in an application to own a gun, according to police. Christopher Barlow, 21, of Duxbury, Mass. was charged with two counts of stealing a firearm, two coun

PATCH - 2018-03-21 18:40:11

State police seize AR-15, several other firearms from Bridgeport residence

BRIDGEPORT - State and local police together arrested a city resident and seized several firearms from his residence, including an AR-15 earlier this month, state police said in a news release. Albert Lee, 37, of Bridgeport, was charged with possession of an assault weapon, possession of high capaci

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-21 15:28:23

New Updates on Snow Estimates and When To Expect the Heavy Snow

If the National Weather Service is correct, the big winner from a snow accumulation standpoint will be Fairfield County, followed closely by New Haven and Middlesex counties and inland areas of New London County. Snow will still be falling in Hartford, Tolland, Windham, and Litchfield counties but c

PATCH - 2018-03-21 12:14:08

PD: Several firearms, ammunition seized from convicted felon in Bridgeport

Albert Lee (Photo: Bridgeport police) BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) - A convicted felon from Bridgeport is facing numerous charges after firearms and ammunition were seized from a residence in the city. According to police, on March 1, officials executed a search warrant for a home located on Lewis Str

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-21 19:27:49

Westport Inn, Restaurant To Makes Changes To Comply With ADA: DOJ

WESTPORT, CT - The Department of Justice announced Tuesday that several changes will be made at the Inn at Longshore and the Pearl at Longshore Restaurant in Westport to resolve allegations that they were not operating in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). According

PATCH - 2018-03-21 18:51:39

Bridgeport Man Charged for Fighting Inside Milford McDonald's: PD

MILFORD, CT - Two men including a McDonald's employee, have been arrested for being involved in a fight inside McDonald's at 439 Bridgeport Avenue on Monday, Milford Police said. Police said they responded to a fight inside the building and it led to the arrest of Jesus Martinez, 20, of Marina Vill

PATCH - 2018-03-20 14:24:01

Fairfield Police: Woman left baby alone to go buy drugs

FAIRFIELD - A 40-year-old Parkwood Road resident is facing multiple charges after police said she grabbed her mother's purse and left her 15-month-old child home alone Sunday afternoon while she went out to buy drugs. Colleen Sheehy was charged with third-degree robbery, second-degree larceny, risk


Dairy Queen celebrates first day of spring with free ice cream

A wintry first day of spring didn't put a damper on Dairy Queen's Free Ice Cream Day. News 12's Suzanne Goldklang visited Dairy Queen of Fairfield Tuesday to celebrate the spring equinox. Owner Nick Frattaroli says his winter-weary customers have enjoyed the ice cream regardless of the cold weather.

NEWS 12 - 2018-03-20 22:43:00

Police Seeking Suspect in Waterbury Murder

Police have arrested two suspects in the murder of a 24-year-old man in Waterbury in August and said they have warrants for two others, including one who remains at large. The arrests are for suspects in the murder of David Rivera-Mateo. Officers found him when they responded to 170 Willow St., at 1

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-03-20 13:27:32

NWS posts winter storm warning; doubles snow totals

The fourth nor'easter this month is taking aim at storm-weary Connecticut with more than a foot of snow and gusty winds. And it all happens on the first full day of spring. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning from midnight to 8 a.m. Thursday. In its warning for Fairfield,

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-03-20 12:36:18

No car registration leads to arrest

WESTPORT - A Bridgeport man was arrested following a motor vehicle stop in Westport March 18. Around 10:30 a.m., an officer observed a vehicle traveling in the area of 300 Post Road East and completed a registration check for the vehicle, which returned no results. Officers pulled over the vehicle a

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-20 16:00:38

Rides for Ridgefield receives Thrift Shop grant

Rides For Ridgefield received a grant from the Ridgefield Thrift Shop this week to help continue its mission providing transportation solutions for seniors and those with mobility disabilities. "The Ridgefield Thrift Shop is so pleased to grant funds again this year to continue your critically impo


Police fatally shoot armed man who broke into ex-wife's home

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) - A police officer fatally shot an armed man who authorities say broke into his ex-wife's Kentucky home. Georgetown Police Chief Mike Bosse tells news outlets the intruder was armed with two handguns early Tuesday and raised his arm during a confrontation with responding officer

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-20 15:16:39

Bridgeport woman allegedly choked former co-worker

FAIRFIELD - Police allege that a Bridgeport woman choked a former co-worker at a lash salon on Black Rock Turnpike Saturday when she went there to collect her last paycheck. She also, police said, left her 10-month-old son alone in her car while she was in the salon. Latriese Vann was charged with s


18-year-old Ansonia resident charged with prostitution

ANSONIA, Conn, (WTNH) - An 18-year-old from Ansonia is facing prostitution charges. Officials say Ashley Tucker was charged with prostitution and arrested by the Ansonia Police Department on Monday. According to officials, Tucker's arrest was the completion of an investigation by the Ansonia Police


DOJ: Easton man sentenced to 3 years in prison

EASTON - An Easton man will serve three years in prison after, the Department of Justice said, he used the dark web to purchase methamphetamine and Xanax. Cavan Devine, 26, of Easton, was sentenced Monday to 36 months of imprisonment followed by three years of supervised released. He pleaded guilty

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-20 14:46:23