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After his family died, he threatened to kill himself. So the police took his guns.

LISBON, Conn. - John McGuire was inside his house with 81 guns when five state troopers were dispatched to investigate a threat he had reportedly made. They drove past a series of frozen lakes and up an unplowed driveway to a house set back in the Connecticut woods. The shades were drawn. A tattered

MSN.COM - 2018-03-17 22:54:43

PD: Man stabbed outside New London home while trying to meet date

(Facebook / New London Police Department) NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH)- A man was stabbed several times in New London Thursday night after he was attacked when attempting to meet a woman from an online dating site. Police say just before 11 p.m., officers responded to the Dunkin Donuts at 175 Broad St

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-16 11:44:26

Vehicle rollover closes I-95 lanes between exits 91, 92

Stonington - A vehicle accident on Interstate 95 northbound has closed several lanes Saturday night, as firefighters were redirecting traffic into the right shoulder to navigate around the scene, according to state police. State police at Troop E in Montville said they received the call reporting a

THEDAY - 2018-03-18 05:43:00

Norwich Drug Dealer Sentenced In Federal Case: U.S. Attorney

NORWICH, CT - A 35-year-old Massachusetts man, who was accused of dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl called "china white" in Norwich, was sentenced to 30 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for trafficking fentanyl. United States Attorney John H. Durham annou

PATCH - 2018-03-16 12:00:00

One dead, two injured in Brooklyn crash

BROOKLYN - One person was killed and two others injured today after a head-on vehicle collision in Brooklyn, officials said. Emergency crews were called at approximately 3:21 p.m. to the area of 136 Hartford Pike/Route 6 for the two-vehicle crash. One person was pronounced dead at the scene and two

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-17 22:57:11

Pizza Restaurant Owner Sentenced For Filing False Tax Returns

OLD SAYBROOK, CT - The owner of a pizza restaurant in Old Saybrook has been sentenced to three months in prison for failing to pay more than $340,000 in taxes, according to authorities. Robert Kehayias, 58, of Old Saybrook, was also sentenced to one year of supervised release for filing false tax re

PATCH - 2018-03-16 21:16:19

Corned beef, cabbage draws revelers to Norwich's Main Street

NORWICH - If you're going to style yourself as an Irish pub, you better be prepared to bring the heat on St. Patrick's Day. At Norwich's Harp & Dragon Pub there was plenty of heat on Saturday, courtesy of several multi-gallon pots bubbling away outside the restaurant's Main Street location. Propane-

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-17 20:29:07

Police: Man stabbed after going to meet woman he found on dating website

New London - A man was treated for superficial stab wounds Thursday night after he was attacked when he went to meet a woman he met on a dating website, city police said. The man walked into the Dunkin Donuts at 175 Broad St. about 11 p.m. Thursday saying he'd been stabbed, according to a police dep

THEDAY - 2018-03-16 16:31:00

New London Kindergartners Walkout Drums Up Concerns

New London Public Schools raised questions after not being informed about a kindergarten class walkout. (Published Friday, March 16, 2018) Students across the nation walked out of school Wednesday in honor of the victims of the Parkland shooting last month, including a group of New London kindergart

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-03-17 01:17:49

Police: Ledyard man sabotaged victim's vehicle, pointed fake gun at officer

LEDYARD - A Ledyard man is facing charges after police said he damaged a victim's vehicle, vandalized a shed and threatened responding officers with a facsimile firearm Wednesday afternoon, police said. At 4:54 p.m., police said they received reports of a domestic disturbance at a residence in Ledya

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-16 14:34:38

Ledyard PD: Waterford man facing DUI, marijuana charges

LEDYARD - A traffic stop led to the arrest of a Quaker Hill man police said was under the influence and speeding while in possession of marijuana Friday morning, according to an arrest report. At 12:34 a.m., police said they pulled over Riley Henault, 21, of 64 Bloomingdale Road, on Route 12 in the

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-16 15:19:03

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Norwich Immigration Rights Conference Set For April 4

From Three Rivers Community College:Join us for a presentation on The Status and Rights of Undocumented Immigrants by Joanne Lewis, an attorney for Connecticut Legal Services (CLS). The presentation will be held on Wednesday, April 4 at 12:15-1:30 p.m. at Three Rivers Community College in room C-101

PATCH - 2018-03-16 18:14:38

Man Drove 124 MPH With Drugs In Car: Police

Matthew Milone is accused of driving 124 miles per hour with drugs in his car. State police say they've arrested a man who was clocked driving 124 mph in a 65 mph-zone on a Connecticut highway with drugs in his car. State police say 22-year-old Matthew Milone, of Coventry, tried to elude troopers o


New London police seize assault rifle related to sexual assault case

New London police said they seized an AR-15 rifle and 30-round magazine from a city man after a teen he is accused of sexually assaulting disclosed in the summer of 2017 that she was afraid he would shoot her. Robert M. Brown III, 34, of 190 Vauxhall St., who has been incarcerated on charges of seco


Suspected Brooklyn drug dealer with 4 active warrants arrested

DANIELSON - A Brooklyn man with several outstanding warrants for allegedly failing to appear in court on drug-related charges was arrested Wednesday night in Danielson, state police said. At 7 p.m, Troop D Quality of Life Task Force troopers, the Killingly Resident Troopers' Office and bail enforcem


Participating in National School Walkout, Connecticut students call for action on gun violence

Norwich Free Academy students filtered outside at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, some chanting "Not one more!" as they traversed the plowed sidewalks of the campus. Some held photos of the 17 students and faculty killed in the Parkland, Fla. shooting, while others held signs reading, "Arms are for Hugging" a


Groton Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs

GROTON, CT - The school year is more than half over, however there are still a number of available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. Here's the latest listing of available school jobs in your community, as well as information such as position type, date posted and location. If you c