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Medical condition appears to have killed horse on beach, police say
“Boston,” a 17-year-old horse belonging to a Norwalk resident, was wading in shallow water near 1235 Fairfield Beach Road when it had an unknown medical issue and collapsed in the water.
Man Busted With Gun After Attacking Stamford Police Officer: PD
STAMFORD, CT — A 19-year-old Norwalk man took a swing at a Stamford police officer during an incident late Friday, and cops found that the man had a loaded 9MM High-Point handgun in his possession, according to authorities.
Danbury Police Nab Suspected Drug Dealer
At the same time, which was approximately 1:17 p.m., police executed a warrant to search Scott, his home and his car. Police report that they seized several ounces of cocaine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and suspected drug proceeds.
The Gym on Grove Street shuts down | The Ridgefield Press
The Gym, located at 66 Grove Street,had its business operations suspended by the State of ConnecticutThursday, Oct. 11.
Stamford man charged with crack and PCP possession
Image1of2Christopher Jones, 35, of Stamford, was charged with possession of crack cocaine and PCP, on Oct. 10, 2018.
Bridgeport Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
BRIDGEPORT, CT — The school year is now into its second month and there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.
Traffic stop turns into police pursuit in Milford
At 5:30 a.m., Milford police attempted to stop a car initially for not having its tail lights lit. According to police, the car sped off at high speed onto Intestate 95 southbound after the officer exited his cruiser. Officers followed the car, but discontinued their pursuit for public safety.
Woman who died in Tarrytown crash identified
Chopra, whose age was not immediately available from police, was one of four people who were taken to Westchester Medical Center after the crash shortly after 10 p.m.
Danbury PD Investigation Leads to Two Arrested on Drug Charges
At approximately 7 p.m. on Oct. 11, police executed a search warrant at 12C Bank Street, the residence of Christopher Kevin Maloney. Upon entering, a second man, Chevalier Terrell Purvis, disobeyed orders not to move and immediately began to run to the rear of the apartment. Police say Purvis became
Missing person found dead off Piermont Pier
Friday morning boats from the Westchester County police, Rockland County sheriff's department, Coast Guard and local fire departments were enlisted to help look for Kavanagh.
Sears Files For Bankruptcy, 142 Store Closing, Including Kmart In Mahopac
Sears, once the world's largest retailer, has now officially filed for bankruptcy, while announcing plans to close another 142 unprofitable Sears and Kmart stores.Among stores closing are five in New York, including the Kmart at 987 Route 6 in Mahopac. No closures in Connecticut are scheduled.The ot
Horse Dies On Beach In Fairfield: Report
FAIRFIELD, CT — A horse died aftercollapsing on a private beachin Fairfield over the weekend, according to the Connecticut Post.
CT Man Killed in Plane Crash Near Hamptons: UPDATE
QUOGUE, NY — A massive search continued Sunday for the two remaining individuals who were on aplane that plunged into the Atlantic Oceanoff the coast of Quogue Saturday, according to the United States Coast Guard.
Stamford police: Norwalk man caught with gun in car
Police said they smelled marijuana on the man, who soon became “combative” and tried to hit one of the officers. The man, 19-year-old, Andy Jahvaughn Lee, ran away, but was quickly captured, police said.
Horse dies on Fairfield beach
The specific cause of death could not be determined without a necropsy, Andrade said, but it could have been a heart attack.
Man Calls Woman 15 Times: PD; Local Pizzeria Celebrates 50 Years
WESTPORT, CT — There was plenty of news across your town over the past week. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories.
Danbury police charge suspected drug dealer
Danbury resident Ronald Kenneth Scott was arrested Thursday on several drug charges. As officers surveyed Scott’s home, they saw him appear to sell drugs to someone, police said.
Plane Crashes After Taking Off from Danbury Airport
The Connecticut Post reportsthat one dead body was recovered near Quogue, NY, after a plane that took off out of the Waterbury-Oxford Airport and made a stop at Danbury Municipal Airport crashed Saturday off the Long Island coast in the Hamptons.
Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases
FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon. A ruling by federal judge last month will allow 13 inmates to move forward with
‘Do We Want Our Town To Look Like That?’: Officials Eye Illegal Signs in New Canaan
As new types of signs pop up on residential properties and throughout the downtown, including many that are prohibited by local zoning regulations, town officials say New Canaan must make a conscious decision about whether to be more lax about them.