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Suicidal person apprehended on overpass in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - A suicidal person was coaxed off the ledge of an highway overpass Tuesday evening. Around 7:40 p.m., police and fire units were dispatched to Lindley Street where it passes over Route 25. Police spokesman Av Harris said the "suicidal party (was) sitting on the ledge of Lindley Street ov

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-20 21:10:45

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

PD: Several firearms, ammunition seized from convicted felon in Bridgeport

Albert Lee (Photo: Bridgeport police) BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) - A convicted felon from Bridgeport is facing numerous charges after firearms and ammunition were seized from a residence in the city. According to police, on March 1, officials executed a search warrant for a home located on Lewis Str

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-21 19:27:49

State police seize AR-15, several other firearms from Bridgeport residence

BRIDGEPORT - State and local police together arrested a city resident and seized several firearms from his residence, including an AR-15 earlier this month, state police said in a news release. Albert Lee, 37, of Bridgeport, was charged with possession of an assault weapon, possession of high capaci

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-03-21 15:28:23

Police Seeking Suspect in Waterbury Murder

Police have arrested two suspects in the murder of a 24-year-old man in Waterbury in August and said they have warrants for two others, including one who remains at large. The arrests are for suspects in the murder of David Rivera-Mateo. Officers found him when they responded to 170 Willow St., at 1

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-03-20 13:27:32

Woman accused of lying about rape denied school records

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A former Connecticut college student charged with lying about being raped by two university football players has lost a bid to obtain their school records. The Connecticut Post reports (http://bit.ly/2HStqdM) a state judge in Bridgeport on Wednesday denied the records reques

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-21 17:35:46

Westport Inn, Restaurant To Makes Changes To Comply With ADA: DOJ

WESTPORT, CT - The Department of Justice announced Tuesday that several changes will be made at the Inn at Longshore and the Pearl at Longshore Restaurant in Westport to resolve allegations that they were not operating in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). According

PATCH - 2018-03-21 18:51:39

Police: Hamden man assaulted girlfriend, smashed TV

HAMDEN - A 20-year-old Hamden man was arrested after police say he assaulted his girlfriend and smashed her TV. Police responding to a Whitney Avenue residence on a report of an assault, according to a news release, found that Dion Williams, of 73 Alstrum St., had entered his girlfriend's residence,

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2018-03-21 00:22:31

Bridgeport Man Charged for Fighting Inside Milford McDonald's: PD

MILFORD, CT - Two men including a McDonald's employee, have been arrested for being involved in a fight inside McDonald's at 439 Bridgeport Avenue on Monday, Milford Police said. Police said they responded to a fight inside the building and it led to the arrest of Jesus Martinez, 20, of Marina Vill

PATCH - 2018-03-20 14:24:01

Bridgeport Public Schools Makes Decision On Wednesday Schedule

BRIDGEPORT, CT - Bridgeport Public Schools will open on a regular schedule on Wednesday, March 21, but will dismiss early due to the inclement weather expected to sweep through Connecticut, district officials announced. The city also declared a Snow Emergency for Wednesday, as snow could exceed six

PATCH - 2018-03-21 10:41:09

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


Trumbull Makes Decision On School For Wednesday

Trumbull Public Schools will have Special early dismissal on Wednesday, March 21, officials announced. Head Start will dismiss at 10:30 a.m., Trumbull High School & Middle Schools will dismiss at 11 a.m. and Elementary Schools will dismiss at 12 noon. A nor'easter is expected to bring up to a foot o

PATCH - 2018-03-21 10:04:39

Bridgeport Heroin, Fentanyl Dealer Sentenced: U.S. Attorney

BRIDGEPORT, CT - A 24-year-old Bridgeport drug dealer was to 24 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for distributing heroin and fentanyl, announced United States Attorney John H. Durham. According to court documents and prosecutors, in late 2016, Bridgeport Police made t

PATCH - 2018-03-20 21:39:28

Package Explodes At FedEx Facility Near San Antonio, Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSNewYork/AP) - Authorities say a package exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, hurting one person. The package exploded shortly after midnight on Tuesday. A FedEx employee apparently suffered a non-life-threatening "percussion-type" injury from the blast. "We ca

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 06:33:25

NWS posts winter storm warning; ups snow totals

The fourth nor'easter this month is taking aim at Connecticut with more than a foot of snow and gusty winds. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning from midnight to 8 a.m. Thursday. In its warning for Fairfield, New Haven and Middlesex counties, the NWS says "Heavy mixed wint

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-03-20 09:14:16

Bridgeport woman allegedly choked former co-worker

FAIRFIELD - Police allege that a Bridgeport woman choked a former co-worker at a lash salon on Black Rock Turnpike Saturday when she went there to collect her last paycheck. She also, police said, left her 10-month-old son alone in her car while she was in the salon. Latriese Vann was charged with s


Bridgeport convenience store shooting triggers response from senators Blumenthal and Murphy

BRIDGEPORT - Earlier this month a shooting took place inside a Bridgeport convenience store. Four people suffered non-life threatening injuries. It's the latest example of gun violence in the Park City-an issue community members now have in their sights. "My grandson is I kindergarten I`m terrified


18-year-old Ansonia resident charged with prostitution

ANSONIA, Conn, (WTNH) - An 18-year-old from Ansonia is facing prostitution charges. Officials say Ashley Tucker was charged with prostitution and arrested by the Ansonia Police Department on Monday. According to officials, Tucker's arrest was the completion of an investigation by the Ansonia Police


Blood Pressure Screening Offered by Trumbull Health Department

In celebration of National Public Health Week, the Trumbull Health Department (THD) will be offering free blood pressure screenings at the Town Hall (Council Chambers), 5866 Main Street, Trumbull, on Tuesday, April 2, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.No appointment is necessary.Individual counseling


New superintendent of New Haven schools to start job

In November, a brawl nearly broke out at a school board meeting after Birks was voted in as superintendent. Many parents protested, saying the school board violated its own rules and ignored input from parents by hiring her. In November, a brawl nearly broke out at a school board meeting after Birks