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Former Stamford man shot and killed in police shootout

Kaitlyn Lauer Published 11:01 pm, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 A former Stamford man was shot and killed by deputies Nassau County, Florida after he opened fire during a standoff on Wednesday, according to a report. News 4 Jax reported deputies responded to the Amelia Island Surf and Racquet Club Cond

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-22 03:01:52

Former businessman arrested in Stamford for not making restitution payments

STAMFORD-A former Wilton businessman convicted nearly eight years ago of stealing $234,000 from his elderly mother was picked up by Stamford police Tuesday night on a warrant charging that he was not making adequate restitution payments. Police picked up Charles Gamer, 61, during a traffic stop Mond

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-21 15:19:26

Haitian man charged with nasty domestic assault in Stamford

STAMFORD-An undocumented Haitian man is being held in lieu of a $100,000 court appearance bond after he was charged with assaulting and injuring the mother of his child in February. Waking Noel, 34 of Seaton Road, Stamford, was charged with three counts each of second-degree assault and third-degree

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-03-21 18:28:12

Storm Update: Town Hall to Open 8:00am on Thursday

With a less than predicted snowfall, and the ability of Greenwich Public Works and Parks & Recreation crews to clear Town roads and sidewalks, Greenwich Town Hall and its facilities will open at the regularly scheduled time of 8:00 am on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Snow removal operations were made a

GREENWICHFREEPRESS.COM - 2018-03-21 22:36:31

Five Arrested After Burglary At Dead Wilton Man's Home: PD

WILTON, CT - Five Massachusetts residents were arrested after they broke into a person's home who had recently died, according to police. The resident died March 15 on Scribner Hill Road and his death wasn't considered suspicious, according to the Wilton Bulletin. A neighbor reported suspicious acti

PATCH - 2018-03-21 16:28:47

Cops: 5 charged after trying to break into dead man's home

WILTON - Two days after a 57-year-old Wilton resident was found dead in his home, five Massachusetts residents were charged with attempting to break into his home. Albert Koenig, 57, was found dead in his Scribner Hill residence on Thursday, March 15, according to police. Two days later, police resp

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-21 14:53:39

4 Kilos Of Drugs Found During Paramus Traffic Stop: Prosecutor

PARAMUS, NJ - Authorities found 3 kilograms of heroin and 1 kilogram of cocaine hidden in a vehicle during a traffic stop in the borough Monday, acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced. Candido Tomasini, 35, and Maribel Roman, 40, were arrested after they were stopped and authorities f

PATCH - 2018-03-21 15:51:57

New York identity theft suspect arrested by Stamford police

STAMFORD-Residents helped police nab an upstate New York identity theft suspect early Tuesday evening after a stakeout failed while police were looking for a man having cell phones delivered to addresses where homes were for sale. Electronic crimes investigator Michael Stempien said police in Greenw


Former Brooks Brothers manager accused of stealing from Stamford store

STAMFORD - A former assistant manager of the Brooks Brothers store has been accused of helping to steal nearly $30,000 from the high-end mall retailer. Police say Alonzo Days, 25, of Bridgeport, took the money by issuing refunds for items that were never purchased. Days, 25, was charged with felony

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-20 21:06:04

Fairfield Police: Woman left baby alone to go buy drugs

FAIRFIELD - A 40-year-old Parkwood Road resident is facing multiple charges after police said she grabbed her mother's purse and left her 15-month-old child home alone Sunday afternoon while she went out to buy drugs. Colleen Sheehy was charged with third-degree robbery, second-degree larceny, risk


Man attacked in own yard in Stamford Sunday night

STAMFORD-A city man was beaten while walking into his West Side home late Sunday night. Sgt. Brian Butler said the report of the assault came in from the man's father who heard his son screaming in the back yard of his West Street home at about 10:15 p.m. Sunday. Butler said the man was entering his

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-20 12:53:58

Cities, towns issue parking bans, close schools ahead of snowstorm

Towns and cities have started to prepare for Wednesday's storm, which is expected to drop anywhere from 11 to 15 inches of snow and feature winds up to 35 mph. School closings Greenwich Public School will be closed Wednesday. Parking restrictions BRIDGEPORT - All vehicles must be moved off of posted

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-20 22:33:02

Brooklyn man demands sex assault trial in Stamford

STAMFORD - A Brooklyn pizza driver charged with allegedly having sex with his cousin's passed-out girlfriend following a party in Norwalk last year has told a Stamford judge that he wants a trial. After firing three experienced public defenders over the past few months, Dayvon Williams, 26, appeared

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-20 17:37:57

Stamford Man Arrested On Shoplifting Charge In Darien: PD

DARIEN, CT - A 42-year-old Stamford man was arrested on a charge of sixth-degree larceny last week after he alleged swiped more about $167 worth of items from the Walgreens pharmacy on Heights Road in Darien, according to police. James Coates was apprehended at the nearby Stop and Shop on Heights Ro


Stamford board reluctantly releases money in custodian flap

Published 5:14 pm, Tuesday, March 20, 2018 STAMFORD - Out in the hallway, the people who'd been ordered to leave the Board of Finance meeting wondered why they'd been told about it in the first place. They were copied on a letter from Mayor David Martin to the board, calling for a special meeting

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-03-20 21:13:53

Thief caught after stealing running car in Stamford

STAMFORD-A former bank robber wanted by police for the past seven months for stealing a car left running in a parking lot last summer, was picked up over the weekend for allegedly stealing another car left abandoned and running on Sunday. Police were called to the La Marqueta Grocery store at 11:45


PD: Man arrested after seen selling drugs in Norwalk

Francis Bruno (Norwalk Police) NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH)- A Norwalk man was arrested after he was allegedly seen selling drugs during a police investigation on Thursday. Police say officers were conducting a surveillance operation in Norwalk when they observed 38-year-old Francis Bruno conducting a na


Fire near LIRR tracks causes service suspensions

A fire near train tracks in Queens caused Long Island Railroad service suspension on four branches. The FDNY said the fire started at 1:10 p.m. and is up to a fourth alarm. More than 160 firefighters are responding to the scene at Royal Waste Services, a recycling plant on Hollis Avenue in the Holli


Deportation denied for Colombian man charged with Stamford assault

STAMFORD - A Colombian man who did not oppose being deported will remain here where he is accused of repeatedly assaulting his estranged girlfriend and is suspected of nearly beating her 2-month-old baby to death. Jeisson Garcia, 22, was returned to the state's custody this week after being detained


Cash and cocaine seized in Norwalk traffic stop

NORWALK - A 38-year-old Norwalk man has been arrested after Norwalk police found 48-bags of cocaine in his possession. On Thursday, members of the Special Services Division conducted a surveillance operation in the Taylor Avenue area. "During this operation, Francis Bruno was observed conducting a n