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Police Seize 25 Marijuana Plants During Search: New London PD

NEW LONDON, CT - Police said a New London man was arrested Friday on drug-related charges following a search of the his apartment. Officers seized over 20 marijuana plans and more as a result of the investigation, police said. At approximately 5 a.m., narcotics officers and members of the state poli

PATCH - 2018-03-21 13:57:00

Police: 3 facing charges in Jewett City copper theft

JEWETT CITY - Two Norwich residents and a Ledyard resident are facing charges after police said they stole 2,000 feet of copper wire from a Jewett City mill. Michael R. Evans, 24, of 2 Marla Ave., Ledyard, Michael Thomas Dorantes, 32, of 44 Lauren Lane, Norwich, and Donnalee M. Miner, 28, of 124 Was

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-21 15:13:01

Thirsty Thursday: Long Island iced tea

Spring break ended less than a week ago, but I already wish I was back in the sun. The cold synonymous with a Storrs winter was a rude awakening that we still have to get through half a semester before its summer full-time. For those of us still in denial about the weather and our unseasonably snowy

UC DAILY CAMPUS - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

New London man charged with operating a drug factory

Clem Ramsey (Photo: New London police) NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) - A New London man is facing multiple charges after police say they located marijuana growing inside of his apartment. According to police, on March 16, officials executed a search and seizure warrant at an apartment on Nautilus Drive

WTNH.COM - 2018-03-20 22:48:00

Norwalk Man Arrested In Norwich Domestic Assault Case: Report

NORWICH, CT - A 44-year-old Norwalk man was arrested on assault and disorderly conduct charges Wednesday afternoon in a domestic violence case in Norwich in which the victim required hospital treatment for non-threatening injuries, reports The Day. Arrested was Marlon Standburry, who was also charge

PATCH - 2018-03-22 00:04:38

Woman accused of robbing gas station

WARWICK, R.I. - The suspect in a pair of robberies and a shoplifting in Warwick was ordered held without bail Tuesday after a hearing in Kent County District Court. Shannon Godbout, 34, of Hope Valley, was arraigned on two counts of second degree robbery, two counts of driving a car without the owne

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-03-20 18:10:03

Montville officer cleared in fatal shooting may lose job

MONTVILLE - Montville's mayor has ordered a town police officer recently cleared of wrongdoing in a fatal shooting to meet with him next week to discuss her leaving the department. In a March 14 letter sent to Officer Robin Salvatore, Mayor Ronald McDaniel ordered the officer to meet with him on Mar

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-21 19:29:51

Hartford man gets 10 years in prison for injuring toddler

HARTFORD - A Connecticut man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for severely beating his then-girlfriend's 18-month-old son. The Hartford Courant reports that 25-year-old Courtney King Saunders was sentenced Tuesday. Prosecutors say Saunders was caring for the child in March 2016 when the boy

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-03-21 14:59:12

Police: Georgia woman killed in 2-car crash in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN - A Georgia woman was killed in a two-car crash Saturday afternoon in Brooklyn, police said. According to the accident report, the crash happened at 3:22 p.m. on Hartford Road at its intersection with Tatnic Road. Police identified the victim as Jillian Leigh Bradley, of 3094 Balearic Drive


Serious two-car crash closes Route 6 in Brooklyn

(File) BROOKLYN, Conn. (WTNH)-Route 6 in Brooklyn has been closed at Tatnic Road after a two-car accident on Saturday, according to the Connecticut Department of Transportation. The crash was reported around 3:20 p.m. State police, the fire department and emergency medical personnel responded to t


State Troopers pursue vehicle after attempted arrest

TOLLAND, Conn. (WTNH) - At approximately 3:20 p.m. on Saturday, State Troopers observed a grey Infiniti traveling at a high rate of speed with no front plate and dark tinted windows while conducting traffic enforcement on I-84 Eastbound in the town of Tolland. Troopers conducted a registration check


After his family died, he threatened to kill himself. So the police took his guns.

LISBON, Conn. - John McGuire was inside his house with 81 guns when five state troopers were dispatched to investigate a threat he had reportedly made. They drove past a series of frozen lakes and up an unplowed driveway to a house set back in the Connecticut woods. The shades were drawn. A tattered


One dead, two injured in Brooklyn crash

BROOKLYN - One person was killed and two others injured today after a head-on vehicle collision in Brooklyn, officials said. Emergency crews were called at approximately 3:21 p.m. to the area of 136 Hartford Pike/Route 6 for the two-vehicle crash. One person was pronounced dead at the scene and two


Warwick police looking for woman who allegedly robbed gas station

WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - Warwick police are looking for a suspect, after they say she allegedly robed a gas station overnight. Detectives were called to the Sunoco on Post Road around 3 a.m. after a woman entered the business, showed a silver object and demanded money. The suspect was able to get awa


Overnight fire heavily damages Hartford apartment building

Firefighters are still on the scene of a 2-alarm in hartford. The fire broke out at 67 Charlotte Street in the north end just after 2 a.m. The rear of the 6-unit apartment building was engulfed in flames and firefighters said they had to take a defensive stance because of the amount of fire and the


Crews responding to car-utility pole crash in Lisbon

LISBON - Police and firefighters are at the scene of a car crash near Tunnel Hill Road in Lisbon. One vehicle could be seen overturned off the road near a snapped utility pole. A section of the road is closed at Tunnel Hill Road's intersection with Route 12. No other information was available at thi


Brooklyn man accused of stealing intimate computer images and blackmailing underage victims

DANIELSON - A 25-year-old Brooklyn man is accused of hacking into the cell phone and social media accounts of more than 20 females - some underage - and disseminating their photos to "lewd websites" as part of a blackmail scheme, state police said. Christopher Lamb, of 178 Gorman Road, was charged o


PD: Man stabbed outside New London home while trying to meet date

(Facebook / New London Police Department) NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH)- A man was stabbed several times in New London Thursday night after he was attacked when attempting to meet a woman from an online dating site. Police say just before 11 p.m., officers responded to the Dunkin Donuts at 175 Broad St


Norwich Drug Dealer Sentenced In Federal Case: U.S. Attorney

NORWICH, CT - A 35-year-old Massachusetts man, who was accused of dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl called "china white" in Norwich, was sentenced to 30 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for trafficking fentanyl. United States Attorney John H. Durham annou


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do