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Racer Hit 80+ MPH Around Time Of Fatal Shelton Crash: PD
SHELTON, CT — An arrest warrant offered more details behind the crash that killed a pregnant woman and a teenager and left several others with significant injuries. Two cars, including the one occupied by the fatal victimshad been racing, police said.
Police: Bridgeport man kills himself, accidentally
“It looks like he was maybe trying to get away from whoever was shooting at him, he had a gun and maybe went over a speed bump or accelerated and shot himself thorugh his nsoe through the back of his head,” Perez said of Tavon.
Massive Affordable Housing Project To Begin: Report
MILFORD, CT — A developer has received approval to begin the initial phase of construction on a 180-unitaffordable housing complexat 354-438 Wheelers Farms Road, the Milford Mirror reports.
1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Trumbull crash
TRUMBULL, Conn. (WTNH) - One person was killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Route 8 inTrumbullon Thursday night.Connecticut State Policesay that at around 11:10 p.m., troopers responded to Route 8 southbound between exits 7 and 8 for a car crash with an ejection.According to polic
Man fatally shot in Bridgeport
Av Harris, the Director of Legislative Affairs/Public Policy, confirms to News 8 that a shooting left one man dead outside of the PT Barnum Housing complex at 201 Anthony Street.
Boogie Board Ban Lifted At Some Fairfield Beaches: Report
FAIRFIELD, CT — The Fairfield Parks and Recreation Commission this week approvedlifting the boogie board banat Jennings and Penfield beaches, according to the Fairfield Citizen. The ban, however, remains in effect at other beaches.
Milford Man Charged With Immigration Marriage Fraud Scheme
MILFORD, CT — Two men were charged with 14 criminal counts related to an immigration marriage fraud scheme, according to the U.S. Attorney District of Connecticut office.
Shelton market gets a new look
“We are excited to bring to Shelton our newly remodeled store which is designed to address the needs of the Shelton community,” Adams Vice President Dave Hess said in a press release. “Today’s shopper wants a great assortment of fresh prepared, healthy options and this project delivers.”
Bridgeport gets brownfields remediation grant
The Bridgeport Economic Development Corp. is among six state municipalities and organizations receiving state grants to help remediate and redevelop clusters of blighted properties, or brownfields, and put them back into productive use.
Rt. 8 Crash Kills 1: PD
TRUMBULL, CT —One person was killedand another severely injured after a crash on Route 8 southbound in Trumbull late Thursday night.One person was thrown from a vehicle, according to the Courant.The crash occurred betweenexits 7 and 8around 11:10 p.m., according to Fox 61.Check back for updates.
Ansonia man wins $360,000 after visit to package store
Edward Hardison, of Ansonia, bought a Gold Premium lottery ticket at the Justice Liquor Store on Trumbull Avene in Bridgeport. On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, Hardison claimed $360,000 from the winning ticket.
ID Revealed For Victim In Fatal Bridgeport Shooting
Cooper is reportedly the cousin of the18-year-old Corbin Cooper, who was recently killedin a car crash following a chase with Bridgeport Police, News 12 reported.
Puerto Rican Parade of Fairfield County’s annual pageant planned for Sunday
Contestants in the pageant are all Fairfield County area residents and students, competing for the title of Mr. and Miss Puerto Rico. Will that title, the duo will lead the Puerto Rican Parade on July 8.
PD: 2 teens pulled over in stolen car in Woodbridge
WOODBRIDGE, Conn. (WTNH) - Two teens were taken into custody after allegedly driving astolen carinWoodbridgeon Friday morning.Police say officers spotted a stolen vehicle on Whalley Avenue. They proceeded to pull the car over into the Around the Clock Food Mart parking lot at the corner of Ramsdell
Milford man accused of attempted robbery, assault
Stratford police said Brant Hufcut, 18, and an unknown man tried to attack a man at his Prayer Spring Road residence at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police said Hufcut displayed a handgun and attempted to rob the Prayer Spring Road man, claiming he owes him money. A scuffle ensued, police said, and Hu
Trumbull Mall Proposes 200+ Apartments
TRUMBULL, CT — The Westfield Trumbull Mall is proposing to build almost 300 apartments on its property. Originally the company wanted to build 580 units, but itcut down the request to 290.
Speeds hit nearly 85 mph police say in fatal Shelton River Road accident
Abdulaziz Yuldoshev, 19, of Hamden faces numerous charges including manslaughter, negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, illegal racing and first degree assault as a result of an April 8, 2018 Shelton crash which killed two and injured five.
Stratford PD: Illegal street racing factor in fatal crash
On Tuesday, June 20, 2018, Stratford, Conn., police charged 29-year-old Ronald Patterson with illegal racing, operating with unsafe tires, negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, reckless driving, operating an unregistered car, misuse of plates, operating without a license, operating without insura
Overnight car thefts land 2 teens in custody, 2 more at large
Wilton police were patrolling the area of River Road, a hotbed for stolen cars and car burglaries in recent months, around 3 a.m. Thursday morning when they witnessed four cars exiting a nearby assisted living housing complex.
Two Former New Haven Officers Face Possible Criminal Charges For Falsified Background Checks
“I say with no reservation or hesitation, we are great,” Campbell said. “But we do recruit from the human race, which means that mistakes will be made. However, what these two officers did was not a mistake. It was an intentional act.”