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New Haven man about to be sentenced on murder charge tries to fire his lawyer

Updated 6:52 pm, Thursday, January 18, 2018 NEW HAVEN - Ricky Bunn, who last October was convicted of murdering Torrence Gamble, derailed his scheduled sentencing Thursday by abruptly telling the judge his attorney had been "ineffective." Bunn announced he wanted to represent himself for the sente

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-01-18 18:52:25

Truck accident closes I-95 north in New Haven

Interstate 95 north is closed in New Haven because of a tractor-trailer accident. The two-vehicle accident has closed the highway between Exits 48 and 50 because of the accident. Interstate 95 north is closed in New Haven because of a tractor-trailer accident. The two-vehicle accident has closed the

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-01-19 12:03:54

West Hartford man sentenced for supplying drugs in fatal Bristol overdose

BRIDGEPORT - A West Hartford man has been sentenced to a little more than a year in prison for selling drugs to a woman shortly before she died of an overdose in Bristol. Stephen Maldonado, also known as "Chewy," was sentenced to 12 months and a day in prison, followed by three years of supervised

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-01-19 01:56:00

West Haven Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teen: Police

EAST HAVEN, CT - East Haven Police have charged a West Haven man with sexual assault after he allegedly impregnated an underage high school student, according to the New Haven Register. The Register reports Joshy Alberto Garcia, 21, of Third Avenue, was recently arrested on a warrant that was filed

PATCH - 2018-01-19 13:30:00

Man Wanted For Aggravated Assault In West Haven Arrested: Police

WEST HAVEN, CT - A Middlefield man wanted on an outstanding warrant for aggravated assault in West Haven, was arrested in Southington this week on DUI and drug charges, according to police. Edward Ortutay, 32, was found walking around a highway rest area in Southington and wound up with drunken driv

PATCH - 2018-01-19 14:30:00

New Haven Man Passed $2K Counterfeit Check In Hamden: Police

HAMDEN, CT - A New Haven man is accused of passing a nearly $2,000 counterfeit check at a bank in Hamden, according to police. Webster Bank, located at 2855 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden, contacted police with a fraud complaint on Dec. 18, according to Capt. Ronald Smith. Smith said investigation reveale

PATCH - 2018-01-17 22:50:33

East Haven's Kylie Schlottman 23 points away from all-time scoring record

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)-It was a big moment for East Haven senior Kylie Schlottman on Tuesday night. She became the school's all-time leading scorer in girls basketball, sneaking by super-athlete Sue Crisafi, who played a bunch of sports and was really good at all of them. Schlottman isn't done, ho

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-19 00:45:36

New Haven attorney poised for 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days

NEW HAVEN - Attorney Josh Cohen has run in 17 marathons, but at the end of this month, he'll face his biggest challenge yet: seven marathons in seven days on seven continents. Cohen will be partly fueled by personal determination, but mostly driven by the money he and 15 teammates in the World Marat

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-01-18 17:56:16

Maury County Schools remain closed Friday with some roads still dangerous

Maury County Public Schools will remain closed Friday, marking a full week of no classes. Schools in Giles, Hickman and Marshall counties also will remain closed Friday. "We have received word that the Sheriff's Department has worked multiple wrecks on secondary and rural roads today," Superintenden

COLUMBIA DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-18 21:49:58

Multiple indictments in drug bust

LEBANON, TN - Local and federal authorities worked together Friday morning after a lengthy investigation that led to the arrests of multiple residents after indictments were handed down on various drug and weapon violations. Many of the violations were predominately for the sale or use of pharmaceut


Madison Apartment Fire Displaces Elderly Couple

MADISON, TN -- An early morning fire displaced an elderly Madison couple from their apartment Thursday. Nashville Fire crews arrived at the Madison Manor apartment complex on Old Hickory Boulevard at 4:15 Thursday morning to battle the small blaze. Early indications were that the fire was caused by

PATCH - 2018-01-18 13:02:11

UHS football job draws attention

Upperman High School Principal Billy Stepp and athletic director Greg Wilson are focused on the task in front of them. In addition to getting through the second semester of the school year, Stepp and Wilson are also spearheading the search for a new football coach. Long-time UHS coach Ben Herron ann

HERALD-CITIZEN - 2018-01-19 16:53:06

Gallatin man arrested after pot pickup at Ashland City post office

Cheatham County Sheriff's Office and 23rd Judicial Drug Task Force agents arrested a Gallatin man at the post office in Ashland City in the early morning hours of Jan. 2, after the U.S. Postal Service Inspectors Office executed a search warrant on a package found to contain two pounds of marijuana.

THE TENNESSEAN - 2018-01-18 21:52:55

Crews battle fire at home in Ridgetop

(Photo: WKRN) RIDGETOP, Tenn. (WKRN) - Crews battled a house fire in Ridgetop Friday morning. The fire began around 7 a.m. at a home on Virginia Avenue off Highway 41. Crews from at least three different fire departments were called to the home to help battle the blaze. No one was inside the home

WKRN - 2018-01-19 14:43:19

Nashville Finalist To Host Women's Final Four

NASHVILLE, TN -- Bridgestone Arena is in the running to host the Women's Basketball Final Four for the second time, the NCAA announced Thursday. The NCAA named eight cities as potential hosts for the event for the years 2021 through 2024. Nashville held the Women's Final Four in 2014 with the Brentw

PATCH - 2018-01-19 14:42:30

54-count federal indictment charged motorcycle gang members

NASHVILLE - a 54-count superseding indictment was unsealed Thursday that charged 12 members and associates of the Mongols Motorcycle Gang with racketeering conspiracy. Three other individuals were charged with other federal crimes, including large-scale drug trafficking and crimes related to the Hob

LEBANON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-19 00:59:00

Snowflake man killed in head-on collision

SNOWFLAKE - Police are looking into the circumstances behind a fatal collision east of town Sunday, Jan. 14. Navajo County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer, Lt. Randy Moffitt said Ahrron Dagon Lange-De Paulo, 44, a Snowflake resident, was killed around 4:37 p.m. Jan. 14 when he was struck

WMI CENTRAL - 2018-01-19 12:00:00

Town approves new K-9 officer

SNOWFLAKE - The police department is looking to get a new police dog. Smoke is the dog currently on duty. But he is getting on in years and is ready for retirement. "The current K-9, Smoke, is 10 years-old and nearing the end of his effective work life, having worked for several years with another a

WMI CENTRAL - 2018-01-19 12:00:00

NCSO uses online technology to recover stolen property

HOLBROOK - The Navajo County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) is using the internet to help burglary victims recover their stolen property. NCSO is using a service called LeadsOnline, an online investigation system used by law enforcement departments locally, statewide and nationally. It's a property trackin

WMI CENTRAL - 2018-01-19 12:00:00

No one chosen yet to fill council seat

SNOWFLAKE - Town councilors have not yet appointed a replacement for former councilor Terril Kay who resigned Nov. 14 of last year. Town Manager Brian Richards said they will probably choose Kay's replacement at the Tuesday, Feb. 1 meeting. The Town of Snowflake has changed their meeting date to the

WMI CENTRAL - 2018-01-19 12:00:00