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Woman with ties to Greater Waterbury pleads guilty to $2.5 million Medicaid fraud
WATERBURY – A Bridgeport woman with ties to Greater Waterbury pleaded guilty Thursday to Medicaid fraud that bilked the government out of millions of dollars. Juliet Jacob, 49, who had lived in Bridgeport and Torrington, but now resides in Wake Forest, N.C., pleaded guilty to health care fraud in co
Game of the Week: Oxford at Seymour
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Waterbury police arrest second suspected gunman in attempted shooting outside court
WATERBURY – Police have arrested a second suspected gunman who they say took part in an alleged exchange of gun-fire outside of Superior Court earlier this year. Jequan Arkel Love, 22, was charged Friday with attempted first-degree assault in connection with an attempt to gun down a rival on Jan. 2
8 Things To Do This Weekend: Kristin Chenoweth, Chalk Art Festival & Elm City Pub Crawl
Looking for weekend activities? We have eight suggestions for you - including a Kristin Chenoweth concert, the Old Saybrook Scarecrow Festival and the Elm City Pub Crawl!
Map: Connecticut's Top-10 locations for lottery winners
(Map: WTNH / Google Maps) Looking for a little luck on your lottery ticket purchases? Of all the Connecticut lottery retailers across the state, News 8 has learned that these ten locations have sold the most draw game winning tickets between 2000 and 2015, the most recent data available.
West Haven officials pay ransom after cyber attack disables 23 servers at city hall
Rossi said the ransomware attack began began between 2:49 a.m. and 3:16 a.m. on Tuesday and disabled 23 servers before being contained by 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. City officials and Connecticut State Police IT experts determined the best option was to pay a one-time fee of $2,000 to unlock the server
Bridgeport PD: Shelton man had unregistered gun, heroin
Javon Thorbourne, 24, of Kanumgum Trail in Shelton, Conn., was charged with possession of narcotics with intent to sell and carrying a pistol without a permit.
Review: 'Beat Bugs' by Pantochino Productions
Milford, CT - BEAT BUGS: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE is based upon an Emmy Award-winning Netflix original series BEAT BUGS that was inspired by music made famous by The Beatles. The animated Netflix series was created by Josh Wakely and tells the story of young bugs who live in an overgrown suburban backyar
Today's Dish: Oxford vs. Seymour for Game of the Week
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Rt. 8 Lane Closed Due To Vehicle Fire
SHELTON, CT — Route 8 southbound is congested between exits 13 and 11 due to a vehicle fire between exits 12 and 11.One lane is open as of 4:35 p.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.Check back for updates.
Bridgeport man charged with making heroin delivery to Stamford motel
Ahmed Jefferson, 30, of Bridgeport, was charged with possession of heroin after police found him carrying 40 glassine folds of heroin at the Red Carpet Inn on Oct. 17, 2018.
Danbury man dies after being hit by car
BROOKFIELD, CT (WFSB) -- A Danbury man has died after being hit by a car in Brookfield Friday morning. It happened a little before 9:30 a.m. on Whisconier Road, where a paving company was loading a piece of equipment off a trailer. One of the workers, identified as 58-year-old Harold Trafton, was in
Lamont releases tax return information
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Ned Lamont released summary information of his federal and state income taxes in recent years Friday, and is challenging his opponents for Governor to do the same. At a news conference in New Haven, Lamont released tax information covering
State troopers make arrest after high-speed pursuit
SOUTHBURY – A Honda Pilot was stolen from a gas station in Danbury Tuesday night and state troopers from Troop A in Southbury tried to pull it over by Exit 14 on Interstate 84 east. Police said the driver engaged them in pursuit at high speed. Stop sticks were used to puncture the Pilot’s tires. […]
Mayor's son accused of being slumlord after ceiling collapses on child
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Leaky pipes, trash strewn about, an alleged rat infestation and a collapsed ceiling. These are just some of the unbearable conditions neighbors are describing at the HUD-subsidized Legion Woods housing complex in New Haven. One tenant, who was too embarrassed to be identifi
Silver Alert Issued For Missing Derby Man
DERBY, CT — A Silver Alert has been issued for missing Derby man Richard Matthews, 44.He is described by police as a white male with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5'8'' and weighs 250 pounds. He was last seen wearing jeans and a red fleece. He went missing Thursday.Anyone with information is aske
Seymour Man Charged In Shelton Bank Robbery | Valley Independent Sentinel
SHELTON—Police have charged a Seymour man with robbing a Bridgeport Avenue bank Monday morning.In a prepared statement, Shelton Police Lt. Robert Kozlowsky said 37-year-old Michael Mangiafico was charged with first-degree robbery and third-degree larceny.Shelton police and detectives arrested Mangia
Bridgeport man indicted for Watertown bank robbery
Alvin Robertson. ContributedWATERTOWN – A Bridgeport man was indicted on federal charges Tuesday in connection to a string of five robberies, including a hold-up of a bank in a supermarket on Straits Turnpike.Watertown Police detectives arrested 55-year-old Alvin Robertson for the robbery of a Peopl
PD: Man wanted for using stolen credit card at North Haven CVS
(North Haven Police) NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Police are searching for the man who allegedly used a stolen credit card at a North Haven CVS last week. Police say that at around 11 a.m. on Sunday, October 7th, a man entered the CVS Pharmacy at 162 Washington Avenue and made an unauthorized transac
PD: Woman spits at firefighter, smears feces around Hamden police cell
Latest New Haven County NewsWaterbury residents seek to save historic buildingsPD: Bicyclist cited after running red light, striking vehicle in HamdenPD: Woman spits at firefighter, smears feces around Hamden police cellTeacher's aide at Milford school accused of sexual assault and indecent exposure