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Police ID Man Who Died in Boating Accident on Candlewood Lake

Police said 29-year-old Joseph Miranda, of Manchester, swam to the shore and refused medical treatment. A second man, 48-year-old Gary Hayes, of East Hartford, was found in the water and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he later died.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-21 20:07:00

PD: Man charged with attempted murder after Stratford shooting

According to officials, around 10:45 p.m., units responded to Wiklund Avenue after learning of an alleged assault and shots being fired.

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-21 17:27:30

Bridgeport News: Man Stabbed - DoingItLocal

11:30am–#Bridgeport CT– Report of a 24-year-old male stabbed in the leg at 161 Boston Avenue. I’m guessing this is at the urgent care center in the plaza and the stabbing happened elsewhere.

DOINGITLOCAL - 2018-10-21 15:35:21

Man Held On Bond In Connection To Burglary: Orange PD

ORANGE, CT — A Derby man is being held in lieu of a $50,000 bond after being charged with burglary and larceny offenses, Orange Police said.

PATCH - 2018-10-22 12:25:24

DEEP officers investigate man’s death on Candlewood Lake

Two males were recovered from the vessel. One male is safe and unharmed and a second male was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased, DEEP stated on Twitter.


Bridgeport man arrested after late-night shooting in Stratford

Davonte Whitehurst, 19, shot a man in the leg after a brief confrontation at a residence on Wiklund Avenue and then fled the scene, police said.

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-21 18:40:56

Police arrest man on gun charges, seize drugs

Suboxone, fentanyl, and cash seized by Hartford Police, October 21, 2018 (Hartford Police Dept.) Suboxone, fentanyl, and cash seized by Hartford Police, October 21, 2018 (Hartford Police Dept.) HARTFORD - Hartford Police arrested a man for carrying an illegal gun, and in the process, took powerful d

FOX61.COM - 2018-10-21 15:12:38

Million-Dollar Winner In CT As Powerball Jackpot Hits $620M

A $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold in Connecticut along with a $50,000 winner. All told 50,900 "winning" tickets were sold in Connecticut for last night's Powerball drawing. This means that people won between $4 and $1 million.

PATCH - 2018-10-21 13:29:24

Special Weather Statement Issued for Southern Connecticut

The National Weather Service has issued a Special Weather Statement for Southern Connecticut for Sunday as wind gusts may reach up to 45 mph. According to the National Weather Service, "Northwest winds will increase to 20 to 25 mph with gusts of 30 to 40 mph today. Some wind gusts could reach up to

PATCH - 2018-10-21 12:50:46

Damaged plane lands at Sikorsky Memorial Airport

STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - A damaged plane has made an emergency landing at Stratford's Sikorsky Memorial Airport. Airport officials have confirmed with News 8 that the plane has damage to its landing gear. There is no word on the size of the plane or how many passengers are on board. It's unclear

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-20 21:29:34

19-Year-Old Shot Man in Leg After Argument in Stratford: Police

Investigators said 19-year-old Davonte Whitehurst, of Bridgeport, shot a man in the leg after a brief verbal argument. The man received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-21 14:53:19

Southern Connecticut Weather: Winds Gusts Could Reach 45 MPH

With trees still partially to full foliage, these higher wind gusts could take down some tree limbs or small trees and hence may cause some power outages." There may even be some frost conditions tonight in Southern Connecticut, the weather service says.

PATCH - 2018-10-21 12:50:46

Inspection planned after plane makes emergency landing at Sikorsky Memorial Airport

STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Officials are conducting an inspection on Sunday after a damaged plane had to make an emergency landing in Stratford on Saturday. According to officials, firefighters responded to Sikorsky Memorial Airport after crews reported a plane having landing gear issues. The pilot r

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-21 14:52:49

Damaged Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Sikorsky Memorial Airport

A damaged plane made an emergency landing at Stratford's Sikorsky Memorial Airport Saturday afternoon.Airport officials have confirmed a plane with damaged landing gear made an emergency landing at the airport.According to firefighters on scene, the two people on board were uninjured and exited the

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-20 22:29:14

Postal Service investigates boxes of mail found in woods in Somers, New York

SOMERS, N.Y. — The U.S. Postal Service is investigating after several boxes of mail were found in the woods in New York’s northern suburbs, marking the latest in a series of postal woes in the area.The Journal News reports that the mail was found this week in Somers.Jeffrey Powers is an assistant sp

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-10-21 09:20:00

1 dead, 1 seriously injured after I-95 crash in Stamford

Tamar Milteer, 25, of New Rochelle, N.Y., was killed in the crash, a Connecticut State Police incident report said. He was a passenger in one of the three cars involved in the wreck.

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-20 20:20:03

Stratford News: Man Shot - DoingItLocal

10:57pm–#Stratford CT– A man in in early 20’s was shot in the foot by another young male on Wiklund Avenue. The suspect fled into Bridgeport but was located near Court D after a brief manhunt.

DOINGITLOCAL - 2018-10-21 04:59:32

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!


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.


Woman with ties to Greater Waterbury pleads guilty to $2.5 million Medicaid fraud

WATERBURY – A Bridgeport woman with ties to Greater Waterbury pleaded guilty Thursday to Medicaid fraud that bilked the government out of millions of dollars. Juliet Jacob, 49, who had lived in Bridgeport and Torrington, but now resides in Wake Forest, N.C., pleaded guilty to health care fraud in co