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ICE Agents Take Two Into Custody In Danbury

ICE Agents Take Two Into Custody In Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents took two men into custody in Danbury Monday on unknown charges, according to the News-Times.

Danbury Police told the News-Times that they were not involved in the detainment of the two men, and did not know on what charges the men we...

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Shelton Mom Charged With Hiding Stolen Items In Daughter's Toy Stroller

Shelton Mom Charged With Hiding Stolen Items In Daughter's Toy Stroller

SHELTON, Conn. — A 24-year-old Shelton woman hid hundreds of dollars worth of stolen merchandise in daughter’s toy stroller in a shoplifting scheme in Macy’s on Saturday night, Milford po...

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Diner Reaches For Wallet, Shoots Self In Rear At Popular Fairfield Eatery

Diner Reaches For Wallet, Shoots Self In Rear At Popular Fairfield Eatery

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 56-year-old Bridgeport man dining at Tazza on Friday evening got more than he bargained for when he reached for his wallet — and shot himself in the buttocks, police ...

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Trumbull High School Bus Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Trumbull High School Bus Evacuated After Bomb Threat

TRUMBULL, Conn. — A school bus carrying Trumbull High students was stopped and evacuated Monday afternoon after a possible bomb threat, Trumbull police said.    Trumbull Police closed a p...

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Newtown Police: Two Suspected Pipe Bombs Found In Trailer Park

Newtown Police: Two Suspected Pipe Bombs Found In Trailer Park

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Newtown Police Department and the FBI are investigating two suspected pipe bombs found Friday evening in a trailer park in Newtown, police said.  At 7:30 p.m. Friday,...

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Police: Dental Office Employee Thwarts Would-Be Carjacker In Shelton

Police: Dental Office Employee Thwarts Would-Be Carjacker In Shelton

SHELTON, Conn. — A shoeless Waterbury man was arrested after he tried to carjack a woman and a dental office employee came to her aid, police said. Gerardo Retamar, 37, was charged with c...

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Fire Rips Through Vacant Home In Weston

Fire Rips Through Vacant Home In Weston

WESTON, Conn. — A large fire ripped through a vacant home late Friday at 8 White Birch Road in Weston.The Weston Volunteer Fire Department said it responded to the blaze at 8 p.m. Friday....

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Two Bridgeport Men Facing Charges In Burglaries At Two Westport Delis

Two Bridgeport Men Facing Charges In Burglaries At Two Westport Delis

WESTPORT, Conn. — Two Bridgeport men who were already facing an astonishing number of burglary and theft charges in various towns have been slapped with more charges in two deli break-ins...

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Police: IT Consultant Stole Documents From Huge Westport Hedge Fund

Police: IT Consultant Stole Documents From Huge Westport Hedge Fund

WESTPORT, Conn. — A consultant stole confidential IT documents from Bridgewater Associates, the massive Westport-based hedge fund, Westport Police said.Sankaranarayan Subramanian, 33, of ...

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Bridgeport Police: Niece Killed Uncle, Then Propped Up Body With Cigarette

Bridgeport Police: Niece Killed Uncle, Then Propped Up Body With Cigarette

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A woman charged with murdering her disabled uncle in Bridgeport slammed him in the back of his head and propped up his body with a cigarette in his hand, according to ...

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Danbury Trio Arrested On Drug Charges

Danbury Trio Arrested On Drug Charges

DANBURY, Conn. — Three Danbury residents are facing drug charges after an investigation prompted by neighbors' complaints of drug dealing, Danbury Police said. The three people arrested W...

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Police: Two Men Attacked, Robbed Victim Who Owed Them Money In Danbury

Police: Two Men Attacked, Robbed Victim Who Owed Them Money In Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. — Two men beat up a man who owed them money Thursday afternoon in downtown Danbury and then threatened his girlfriend after they learned he had gone to the authorities, Dan...

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Bridgeport Police: Niece/Caretaker Charged With Murder In Uncle’s Death

Bridgeport Police: Niece/Caretaker Charged With Murder In Uncle’s Death

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A Bridgeport woman who worked as the caretaker for her disabled uncle has been charged with murder in connection with his death last month, Bridgeport police said.  Ty...

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