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Former Stamford man shot and killed in police shootout

Kaitlyn Lauer Published 11:01 pm, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 A former Stamford man was shot and killed by deputies Nassau County, Florida after he opened fire during a standoff on Wednesday, according to a report. News 4 Jax reported deputies responded to the Amelia Island Surf and Racquet Club Cond

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-22 03:01:52

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

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

Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:28:27

New Canaan PD Busts 2 With Marijuana, Cash, Paraphernalia

NEW CANAAN, CT - Two men were arrested on narcotics charges this week after New Canaan police pulled them over for running a stop sign and discovered marijuana, cash and drug paraphernalia in their possession, according to authorities. Arrested were Adam Robertson, 19, of Appleblossom Lane in Newtow

PATCH - 2018-03-22 18:31:38

Two men charged with drug-related violations - one conspiracy to sell controlled substance

Newton resident, Adam Joseph Robertson, 19 and Brandon Ryan of Trumbull were arrested for drug-related charges after Robertson failed to obey a stop sign, according to a police report. On Monday, March 19, at around 9:14 p.m., a New Canaan police officer saw a vehicle traveling southbound on Grove

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2018-03-21 15:43:10

4 Kilos Of Drugs Found During Paramus Traffic Stop: Prosecutor

PARAMUS, NJ - Authorities found 3 kilograms of heroin and 1 kilogram of cocaine hidden in a vehicle during a traffic stop in the borough Monday, acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced. Candido Tomasini, 35, and Maribel Roman, 40, were arrested after they were stopped and authorities f

PATCH - 2018-03-21 15:51:57

Treetops series welcomes English string quartet to New Canaan

The arrival of Heath Quartet to New Canaan this weekend marks the first time a European string quartet has performed with the Treetops Chamber Music Society since its creation in 2006. The quartet will offer works from classic and contemporary composers, including Haydn, Tchaikovsky and Widmann. "Th


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

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

Former businessman arrested in Stamford for not making restitution payments

STAMFORD-A former Wilton businessman convicted nearly eight years ago of stealing $234,000 from his elderly mother was picked up by Stamford police Tuesday night on a warrant charging that he was not making adequate restitution payments. Police picked up Charles Gamer, 61, during a traffic stop Mond

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-21 15:19:26

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


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


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

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

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


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


Snow Estimates Skyrocket, Winter Storm Warning Issued for Us

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for all of Connecticut and snow accumulation estimates are significantly increasing for Wednesday's nor'easter snowstorm. When the storm winds down late Wednesday much of the state could be on the receiving end of up to a foot of snow, a


Police intercept heroin delivery in Stamford

STAMFORD-Narcotics and Organized Crime squad officers intercepted a heroin delivery from New York and arrested a Bronx man on drug charges Friday evening. Capt. Richard Conklin said officers in the narcotics squad heard that a heroin delivery was to be made friday eveing and stationed some of its of


Thief caught after stealing running car in Stamford

STAMFORD-A former bank robber wanted by police for the past seven months for stealing a car left running in a parking lot last summer, was picked up over the weekend for allegedly stealing another car left abandoned and running on Sunday. Police were called to the La Marqueta Grocery store at 11:45