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Four arrested, two guns seized on Saturday night in Hartford

Police arrested 22-year-old Nelson Caqvias, 25-year-old Luis Morales-Reyes, 35-year-old David Fernandez, and 21-year-old Roberto Delgado for counts of carrying a weapon without a permit, possession of a high capacity handgun, and magazines.

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-10-21 02:55:00

Woman Shoplifts And Tries To Run From Naugatuck Cops: PD

NAUGATUCK, CT — A Waterbury woman is accused of shoplifting from Walmart and pushing a customer and attempting to punch an employee in order to escape, police said. When police stopped the accused's vehicle, she ran for it before being taken into custody, police said. Police are still searching for

PATCH - 2018-10-19 14:37:54

Waterbury officials look to safeguard historic buildings in the wake of church demolition

BY MICHAEL PUFFER REPUBLICAN-AMERICANWATERBURY – An uproar over the ongoing demolition of a 135-year old Gothic granite church in the city center is prompting city officials to consider new protections for historic buildings. Leaders at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception have opted to tear do


Waterbury police arrest second suspected gunman in attempted shooting outside court

WATERBURY – Police have arrested a second suspected gunman who they say took part in an alleged exchange of gun-fire outside of Superior Court earlier this year. Jequan Arkel Love, 22, was charged Friday with attempted first-degree assault in connection with an attempt to gun down a rival on Jan. 2


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


Police ID driver who hit Waterbury police cruisers

WATERBURY – The driver of the Kia Soul that crashed into three police cars after driving on a walking path in Fulton Park Wednesday morning has been identified as a 22-year-old with a lengthy criminal record. Jahun Najaee Danzy, who has addresses in Danbury and Cheshire, was taken out of the Kia he


Holy Cross scores late to tie Naugatuck in girls soccer

By JOE PALLADINOWATERBURY — Tournament time may be one week away, but the Holy Cross and Naugatuck girls played postseason-worthy soccer on Saturday night at Municipal Stadium.McKenna Ellsworth scored a goal in the 69th minute as the Crusaders rallied to tie Naugatuck, 2-2, in an NVL girls match at


Naugatuck Police Arrest Log (Oct. 15-16)

Sabrina Gonzalez, 21, of Orange Street in Waterbury is charged with failure to pay or plead to infraction. On 10/16/18 the accused was arrested on the above listed charges. She was given a court date of 10/31/18 to appear at Waterbury Superior Court. She was released on a $150.00 cash bond.


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!


Chickenpox outbreak keeps 38 unvaccinated kids from class

Clark County Public Health says students and staff who don't have documented immunity against the virus must stay home for three weeks beginning Monday, according to a letter sent to parents Thursday night. Sanders says the outbreak is expected to keep 38 students away from school. Students who get

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-20 16:43:40

Lamont releases tax return information

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Ned Lamont released summary information of his federal and state income taxes in recent years Friday, and is challenging his opponents for Governor to do the same. At a news conference in New Haven, Lamont released tax information covering

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-19 19:36:07

Check Out Naugatuck's Best Kept Secret This Weekend

Want to know the best kept secret in Naugatuck?STEADFAST STUDIO - Naugatuck's Own Multimedia Arts & Maker SpaceOPEN SHOWCASE this Sunday October 21st from 4 to 8pmFamily friendly – Snacks & Refreshments AvailableSee what it's like to have your voice recorded in the style of an audio bookHave a heads


Waterbury woman attempted theft at Naugatuck Walmart

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - According to the Naugatuck police, a white female from Waterbury attempted to take items from the Naugatuck Walmart on Wednesday night at 5:15 p.m. Naugatuck police reported that the woman engaged in a struggle with loss prevention after attempting to steal items from the s


Have You Seen This Woman? Naugatuck Police Are Looking For Her

On Oct. 17 at 5:15 PM the female in this photo attempted to take items from Walmart and engaged in a struggle with loss prevention, police said. The white female was wearing grey pants with a grey and red hoodie and fled by foot on to New Haven Road by Candee Road, police said.


Officer-Involved Shooting Reported in Meriden, Conn.

Connecticut State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Meriden Thursday night and they said everyone involved is in custody.The police investigation is underway on East Main Street, where the CVS parking lot has been taped off. Investigators have been at the scene all night and p


Naugatuck Police Update: 96 Calls Lead To 3 Arrests

3 Arrests; (1 Warrants, 1 Robbery / Shoplifting, 1 DWI)


Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Reported in Naugatuck

Naugatuck school officials are warning parents about an increase in cases of the coxsackie virus, also known as hand, foot and mouth disease.


Cheshire Resident Wins Big On CT Lottery Game

CHESHIRE, CT — A Cheshire resident was a recent big winner in a Connecticut Lottery game. Matthew Grey won $100,000 on Oct. 12 on a $500,000 Extreme Cash scratch game, according to the CT Lottery.


Police seeking to identify woman in shoplifting incident 

The woman, who was seen in the store’s surveillance footage wearing gray pants with a gray and red hooded sweatshirt, struggled with a security officer and fled the scene on foot on New Haven Road, according to police.


PD: Woman spits at firefighter, smears feces around Hamden police cell

Latest New Haven County NewsWaterbury residents seek to save historic buildingsPD: Bicyclist cited after running red light, striking vehicle in HamdenPD: Woman spits at firefighter, smears feces around Hamden police cellTeacher's aide at Milford school accused of sexual assault and indecent exposure