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Brookfield Man Found Dead Out-Of-State: Report

The man's body was found last year in the woods and police were able to confirm his identity as a Brookfield man. BROOKFIELD, CT - A local man's remains were found in Vermont woods, according to Vermont State Police. The Office of The Chief Medical Examiner in Vermont identified the victim as Paul P

PATCH - 2018-03-23 19:33:05

Man wanted on drug charges surrenders after 'brief standoff' in New Windsor

NEW WINDSOR - A man wanted by Ulster County police on drug charges engaged police in a "brief standoff" on Friday at a New Windsor home before surrendering, according to the Ulster County Sheriff's Office. Police said the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotic Team (URGENT) had been looking for R

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-23 23:09:39

Police: Norwalk fugitive in custody following traffic incident

WESTPORT - An anonymous call for a welfare check led to the arrest of a Norwalk woman with an extensive record of arrests, police said. Westport police received a call from a driver around 8 a.m. Friday requesting that cops check the welfare on the occupants of a vehicle last seen getting off I-95 a

WESTPORT NEWS - 2018-03-24 12:37:34

Police in two communities make saves with Narcan

MID-HUDSON - Police in the Town of Wallkill and in the Village of Wappingers Falls saved a person who had apparently overdosed on illegal drugs. At about 10:19 p.m., on Wednesday, March 21, Wallkill Officers Michael Nolte and Daniel Graham responded to a medical emergency at a residence on Decker Dr

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-23 10:03:41

Assault rifle used in Newburgh armed robbery

NEWBURGH - An armed robbery early Saturday involved two suspects armed with an assault rifle. The incident around 5:30 a.m. occurred at William and South William Street in the City of Newburgh. A police radio report said the suspects were armed with an AK-47 rifle. No further information was availab

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-03-24 11:30:42

New Fairfield man pleads guilty to sexual contact with minors

A New Fairfield man accused of having sexual contact with two boys under the age of 17 has pleaded guilty to two charges related to the crimes. Richard Spring, 51, of New Fairfield, pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sex act with a victim less than 17 and third-degree criminal sex act with a vi

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-03-24 07:42:48

Slight Snow Chance: Brewster's Weekend Weather

BREWSTER, NY - Take a breath before you read the next sentence. The weekend's weather in the lower and mid-Hudson Valley calls for snow. Now, there is only a 20 percent chance of snow Saturday night and Sunday. Considering what we've been through over the past couple of weeks that's next to nothing.

PATCH - 2018-03-24 01:12:08

#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Poughkeepsie City Police look for missing man

Vidal POUGHKEEPSIE - Police in the City of Poughkeepsie are asking for the public's assistance in locating a man last seen in the city on March 19. During the investigation, police learned that Patrick Vidal may be suicidal. Vidal, 54, is black, five-feet, eight inches tall, with brown eyes, and b


Danbury Driver Offered Fake Names: New York State Police

SOUTHEAST, NY - A Danbury woman who police say gave them several different names and birth dates after a traffic stop is due in Southeast Town Court April 10. New York State police charged Tiela C. Taft, 34, with False Personation, a class B misdemeanor, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, an uncl


Poughkeepsie Man Accused Of Illegally Taking Food Stamps

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - The Dutchess County Sheriff's Office arrested a Poughkeepsie man for welfare fraud. The sheriff's office said Angel M Rivera, 36, of the City of Poughkeepsie, was had illegally obtained more than $4,100 in SNAP benefits between June 2015 and May 2016. They said he concealed the f

PATCH - 2018-03-22 20:53:20

Former Easton EMS volunteer accused of taking photos of patients

EASTON - A former emergency medical services volunteer is facing charges after, police said, he planted a camera in a bathroom of the EMS building and took photos of patients in ambulances. Christopher Barlow, 21, of Back River Way in Duxbury, Massachusetts, was charged with two counts of stealing a

NORWALK HOUR - 2018-03-22 20:28:48

Danbury Teen Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter

DANBURY, CT - Danbury teen Ronald Massagli, 16, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of Gabe Bardo, 18, last year. Massagli's plea deal calls for between four and 15 years in prison, according to the News-Times. He was facing 25 years to life under the original felony murder charge. Police re

PATCH - 2018-03-23 14:34:41

Ridgefield Thrift Shop Awards RVNA $30,000 Grant!

The Ridgefield Thrift Shop has awarded a $30,000 grant to RVNA. Funds will help RVNA provide care to uninsured and underinsured patients, and sustain the many programs RVNA brings to the Ridgefield community, including well-child clinics, flu and pneumonia clinics, chronic disease management, nutrit

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-03-24 00:01:00

Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu


Connecticut woman charged with welfare fraud

SHELTON, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut woman who owns real estate and expensive vehicles has been charged with obtaining more than $100,000 in welfare benefits to which she was not entitled. The Connecticut Post reports that 47-year-old Natalie Wittmer, of Shelton, was arrested Wednesday and charged wi


Newburgh Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Possession

Tysha Stevens GOSHEN - Tysha Stevens, 23, of the City of Newburgh, pled guilty to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Second Degree, in connection with his possession on Feb. 11, 2018, of over seven ounces of heroin. Stevens faces an agreed-on sentence of ten years in prison when he


CT Snow Totals Town-By-Town 3/21/18 Storm

In the end the snowstorm that was projected at one point to drop more than a foot of snow over the state managed to drop about half-a-foot of the hated white powder in a few spots. Many spots only got a couple of inches. Suffice to say many people across Connecticut scorned meteorologists for the in


Teen pleads guilty in Bardo slaying

DANBURY - Ronald Massagli could spend up to 15 years behind bars after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the beating death last year of 18-year-old Gabe Bardo. Massagli, 16, accepted a plea deal Thursday that calls for a prison sentence of four to 15 years. He was originally charged with felony mur

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-03-22 18:44:19

Bethel's Traveling Chic Boutique to Open Store in Brookfield

Bethel's Traveling Chic Boutique, a retail company selling women's clothing and accessories owned by Bethel resident Bobbi Jo Beers, has announced that they are opening a store at 800 Federal Road in Brookfield. According to Beers, the store is set to open in June! Traveling Chic Boutique has seen