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Bridgeport Police investigate after man fatally shot outside snack shop

-FILE - Bridgeport Police Cruiser (WTNH / George Roelofsen) BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)- Bridgeport Police are investigating a murder after a man was found shot outside of a snack shop, early Tuesday morning. Av Harris, the Director of Legislative Affairs/Public Policy in Bridgeport, says that at aro

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 13:27:00

X-Ray Reveals Scalpel Left Inside Vet's Body Years After Surgery

Share-worthy stories from the Connecticut Patch network to talk about tonight: A scalpel was discovered inside a U.S. Army veteran's abdomen four years after a surgery at the hospital located in Connecticut, according to a lawsuit.>>>Read More. A GoFundMe page has been established to raise money fo

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:50:45

Ganim Warns Bridgeport Residents On Upcoming Snow Impact

BRIDGEPORT, CT - From the City of Bridgeport: In anticipation of the pending snowfall due to impact the City of Bridgeport, Mayor Joe Ganim today is preparing residents with all snow related information. The Emergency Operation Center (EOC) continues to monitor the upcoming snow storm with cold cond

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:19:51

Police: East Haven man broke into North Haven restaurant's freezer

NORTH HAVEN - A 55-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a restaurant's outside storage freezer in October of 2017. Dino Francis, of East Haven, was arrested Tuesday and charged with third-degree burglary and fifth degree larceny for breaking a lock on the freezer of the restaur

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-01-16 17:43:24

Stratford Man Receives Settlement In Crosswalk Crash Case: Report

STRATFORD, CT - Court officials said a Stratford man who was injured after being struck by a car at a crosswalk has received a $100,000 settlement, the Connecticut Post reported. Police said the incident occurred on Sept. 9, 2015, shortly after 7 p.m. Court officials said John Maher, 48, was struck

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:10:22

PD: 5 men arrested in online underage sex sting

From left to right: Gregorio Diaz, Sergio Bordonaro, Marvin Dunkley, Robert Prece, and Kevin Millen. (Photo: Guilford police) GUILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Police say five men have been arrested in an online underage sex sting operation. Operation "Not in my Town" is a collaborative effort between Guil

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 19:47:28

Using beets to clear ice from roads

Salt and sand are two of the ingredients that Public Works and DOT crews use to make it a lot easier to drive on the road when a snowstorm comes to Connecticut, but one ingredient is being added to that salt to New Haven, and that ingredient might surprise you. That ingredient is beat juice! Crews i

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 22:05:39

Bridgeport man allegedly lied about car chase

DARIEN - A 35-year-old Bridgeport man was charged after allegedly engaging police in a chase and lying about it. On Jan. 11 around 10:10 p.m., an officer saw a black 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier with heavy front-end damage going down Heights Road. The car didn't have its headlights on. The officer follow

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 23:25:49

Colonie traffic stop leads to weapon charges

COLONIE - A routine traffic stop on Saturday, Jan. 13, led to three arrests, the discovery of a loaded, illegal handgun and a fugitive from justice. According to Lt. Robert Winn, Officer Frank Peris stopped a 2009 Hyundai Sonata near the intersection of Loudon Road and Pine Street. MAYNOR He detecte

SPOTLIGHTNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:51:08

Three men charged after stolen handgun found in Colonie

COLONIE - An early morning traffic stop on Saturday lead to three men facing felony weapons charges. Police pulled over a 2009 Hyundai for traffic violations at about 3 a.m. on Saturday on Loudon Road near Pine Street. Police said the three men in the car admitted to smoking marijuana. When police s

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-15 12:34:21

NYC man had gun, a kilo of cocaine and 104 grams of crack, State Police say

ALBANY - A traffic stop resulted in State Troopers recovering a large amount of drugs and a loaded handgun. On Jan. 14, troopers stopped a car on the Thruway in Ravena for a suspended registration. During the investigation, police found Simon Goris, 49, of New York City had almost a kilo of cocaine

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 06:54:03

Colonie Police looking for suspect accused of attempting to break into home

COLONIE, NY (WRGB) Police in Colonie are looking for a suspect in connection what they say may have been an attempted burglary. Police say that officers responded to a report of a suspicious male in the backyard of a residence on Miller Road in Colonie. Police say a homeowner said that they witnes

WRGB - 2018-01-16 12:00:19

Whose water is it? Watervliet homeowner looking for answers after basement floods.

WATERVLIET, NY - For more than a week now, Heidi Kelly says she's been struggling to figure exactly what the source of flooding in her basement is. "We had four inches of water on the floor. As you can see it's clear, and as you can smell there's no sewage." It's a situation made difficult because o

WRGB - 2018-01-16 20:33:09

Colonie police alert homeowners to potential for break-ins

COLONIE -- Police are looking for a man seen about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the backyard of a home on Miller Road near Johnson Road. A Miller Road resident reported seeing the man approach his back door and try to open it. The man saw the resident and left on foot toward Johnson Road. Responding officer

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 13:25:20

Suspicious man in Colonie backyard leads to search

COLONIE -- Police in Colonie are looking for a potential burglary suspect after a homeowner spotted a suspicious-looking man a residential backyard this morning, police said. Police responded to Miller Road, near Johnson Road and the Valley View Apartments just after 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, police spo

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Developers' discovery of Rensselaer leads to apartment boom

RENSSELAER - Construction of apartments is surging in this city as developers add homes for people looking for jobs private sector and public jobs in the so-called "Rensselaer Triangle," official said. Millions of dollars have been spent over the last year to to build apartments that have increased

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-16 16:39:55

Family, friends mourn teen killed in head-on crash in Elma

Tony Morganti had just picked up his girlfriend, Rachel LoFaso, 16, at her house in Elma. It was Sunday - right in the middle of a three-day weekend - and they were on their way for a late breakfast. "It was a sunny, beautiful day," said Rachel's father, Fred LoFaso. State police don't yet know exac

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:24:30

New Olean eatery closes after short run

OLEAN - Smiley's restaurant, which had opened in early September on Wayne Street as "hometown family restaurant," has closed its doors. The restaurant, which had been located on Wayne Street in the former Silver Slipper restaurant, had been owned by Donald Williams of Cuba. A telephone message left

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 17:00:00

Apartment tenants evacuated after meth lab explodes, starts fire; 2 charged

ONEIDA, NY - A meth lab in an apartment in the city of Oneida exploded Monday, resulting in a small fire and forcing tenants to be evacuated from the apartment building at 168 Madison St, police said. The New York State Police Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team (CCSERT) responded to th

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 16:32:25

Wayne County man accused of making terroristic threat against del Lago Casino

A Wayne County man is accused of making a terroristic threat against a Seneca County casino Monday, according to the New York State Police. Scott C. Furey, 47, of Walworth is charged with making a terroristic threat and third-degree criminal trespass. State troopers responded to the del Lago Casino

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 01:50:22