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Silver Alert Issued for New London Woman

A SILVER ALERT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR: MISSING ADULT CARMEN CARTAGENA Age: 68 DOB: 01/24/1950 Sex: Female Race: White Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown Height: 5' 7 Weight: 193 LBS LAST SEEN WEARING A BLACK JACKET, KHAKI PANTS, AND BROWN BOOTS. Missing From: NEW LONDON, CT Missing Since: 04/21/2018 ***SILVER A

PATCH - 2018-04-21 16:56:03

New leader for Connecticut school that allegedly had student 'fight club'

The teacher, Ryan Fish, was fired in October but police were not notified until two months later. Fish has pleaded not guilty to charges including reckless endangerment.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-04-22 12:31:28

Woman who lost pink house, court case seeks box office win

FILE - In this June 30, 2006, file photo, the home of Susette Kelo stands alone at the corner of Smith Street and Walbach Street in the Fort Trumbull neighborhood of New London, Conn. A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie. Susette Kelo took o

NRTODAY.COM - 2018-04-21 16:24:00

$39k Unemployment Fraud, New London Woman Goes To Prison

NEW LONDON, CT — A New London woman who collected more than $39,000 in unemployment benefits illegally will be heading to prison for 18 months after pleading nolo contendere.


Pence to speak at Coast Guard Academy graduation

NEW LONDON, Conn. - Vice President Mike Pence has been tapped to speak at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's graduation ceremony next month. Pence will deliver the keynote address at the May 23 ceremony at the campus in New London. President Donald Trump says it's his great honor and pleasure to give

NAVY TIMES - 2018-04-22 16:52:26

8 Stores Burglarized in Waterford, Police Seek Your Help

WATERFORD, CT — The Police Department is currently investigating numerous burglaries to eight stores, all in which are located in strip mall type set ups. On 4-18-2018 four businesses were burglarized by the suspects smashing out the front glass door window, police said.

PATCH - 2018-04-21 14:02:32

Police: Norwich man arrested during drug deal; 110 fentanyl bags seized

NORWICH - A city man is facing drug-related charges after police said he was arrested during an attempted drug deal in Norwich on Thursday. According to police, Kenneth Bingell, 30, of 18 Dillon Lane, was arrested by the Narcotics Unit with assistance of the Patrol Division during an attempted drug


Vice President scheduled to speak at Coast Guard Academy Commencement Exercises

NEW LONDON, Conn. - The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is preparing to host Vice President Mike Pence, who is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at graduation ceremonies here, Wednesday, May 23. The 137th Commencement Exercises are scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Cadet Memorial Field. This event is

COASTGUARDNEWS.COM - 2018-04-21 15:12:48

OIC New London to hold job fair

A health care job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to noon April 25 at Opportunities Industrialization Center of New London County, 106 Truman St. The job fair will include information from health care employers such as Stoneridge, Alternative Services, Utopia, Assured Quality Home Care, Home Life, Ac


Community pitching in to get rid of graffiti in New London

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) - Some say it's art and some say it's vandalism. Graffiti can be seen on some city buildings and New London police say studies show that the presence of graffiti in a community can have serious effects. "Often times, graffiti in a neighborhood gives the impression that "nob


PD: 2 men arrested on drug charges following vehicle search

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Two men are facing drug charges after a motor vehicle search in Plainfield on Wednesday evening. According to the Plainfield Police Department, officers were conducting a traffic stop of a silver Chevy Cruz on Norwich Road just after 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Police say the veh


Parents who lost parental rights say goodbye to their children

Waterford - The parents whose rights were terminated by a Superior Court judge saw their children for the last time on Thursday. Judge John C. Driscoll issued the decision on April 13 in Superior Court for Juvenile Matters in Waterford, severing the parental rights of Kirsten Fauquet, 26, to her fiv


Graffiti Free New London Campaign Launched

NEW LONDON, CT - From the New London Police Department:The New London Police Department is pleased to announce the creation of a new program aimed at eliminating graffiti in the City of New London. "Graffiti-Free New London" is a partnership between NLPD, the NL Building Department, the NL Community


More arrests in connection with a school fight club in Connecticut

MONTVILLE, CT (NBC) Connecticut State Police have arrested the superintendent of schools in Montville, the principal and assistant principal of Montville High School who are accused of failing to report an alleged fight club in a classroom at the school. This comes after a substitute teacher, 23-yea


Groton man arrested at airport for Hartford murder

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - A Groton man was arrested on murder charges at Bradley Airport on Monday after allegedly shooting a man in Hartford back in February. Police say on February 24th, officers responded to the area of 39 Henry Street on a shot spotter activation of five gunshots. Upon arrival, t


Silver Alert Issued For Missing Groton Teen

GROTON, CT — Police have issued a silver alert for a teenager who has been missing from Groton since Monday and is considered an endangered runaway. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.Police describe Michael White as a 16-year-old male with brown eyes and brown hair. He is approximat


Judge terminates parental rights of Groton couple

Waterford - A Superior Court judge has terminated the parental rights of the couple whose children were removed by the Department of Children and Families, and whose son nearly died in an unlicensed Groton foster home in November 2015. Judge John C. Driscoll issued the decision on April 13 in Superi


Groton City police seek 'endangered runaway'

Michael White Groton - City police are seeking a 16-year-old who they said ran away from home Monday. Michael White is described as a black/Hispanic male with brown hair and brown eyes. He's 6 feet tall and weighs about 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing red shorts, no shirt and black shoes. Anyon


Woman Hospitalized Following New London Fire: Report

NEW LONDON, CT — Fire officials said anelderly woman was taken to a hospitalto be treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out at a Cutler Street home Monday, NBC Connecticut reports. The fire department was alerted of the incident at approximately 12:18 p.m.


Norwich man facing charges in October stabbing

NEW LONDON - A Norwich man is facing an accusation he stabbed another man in October as a result of an argument during a cookout at a neighbor's home. Shawn Delcastillo, 37, appeared Monday in New London Court. Not guilty pleas were entered on his behalf to charges of first-degree assault, carrying