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Bridgeport Police Investigating Late-Night Fatal Shooting

Bridgeport Police Investigating Late-Night Fatal Shooting

RIDGEPORT, Conn. — Police are investigating after a 26-year-old man found shot on Berkshire Avenue late Friday night died of his injuries at Bridgeport Hospital, the Connecticut Post reported.

Emergency responders called to an assault found Michael Watkins, who had been shot, at the scene, the Pos...

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Man, 32, Charged In Strong-Arm Robbery At Bethel Convenience Store

Man, 32, Charged In Strong-Arm Robbery At Bethel Convenience Store

BETHEL, Conn. — A 32-year-old Brookfield man was arrested Friday and charged with shoving a store clerk and grabbing money out of the cash register of a Bethel convenience store, police s...

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State Trooper From Bridgeport Risks Life To Save Another On The Q Bridge

State Trooper From Bridgeport Risks Life To Save Another On The Q Bridge

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A Connecticut state trooper from Troop G in Bridgeport put his own life on the line as he moved to stop a man from jumping from the I-95 southbound Q Bridge in New Hav...

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ICE: Man Accused Of Bridgeport Murder, Kidnapping Was Deported in 2013

ICE: Man Accused Of Bridgeport Murder, Kidnapping Was Deported in 2013

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The man accused of killing his girlfriend and abducting their 6-year-old daughter early Friday, leading to a multi-state Amber Alert, had been deported to his native E...

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Bridgeport Police: Ordeal Ended For Kidnapped 6-Year-Old With Crash In Pa.

Bridgeport Police: Ordeal Ended For Kidnapped 6-Year-Old With Crash In Pa.

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A night of horror for a 6-year-old girl who was snatched by her father after he killed her mother early Friday ended in a car crash during a police pursuit in Pennsylv...

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Missing Bridgeport Girl, 6, Found Safe In Pennsylvania; Father Arrested

Missing Bridgeport Girl, 6, Found Safe In Pennsylvania; Father Arrested

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Pennsylvania State Police said a missing 6-year-old Bridgeport girl has been recovered and her father, who is suspected of abducting her and stabbing her mother to dea...

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Police Searching For 6-Year-Old Bridgeport Girl After Mother Is Found Dead

Police Searching For 6-Year-Old Bridgeport Girl After Mother Is Found Dead

UPDATE: Aylin Sofia Hernandez has been found safe in Pennsylvania and her father is in police custody. Click here for updated story.  BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Police are searching for 6-year-o...

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Amber Alert Issued For 6-Year-Old Bridgeport Girl After Fatal Stabbing

Amber Alert Issued For 6-Year-Old Bridgeport Girl After Fatal Stabbing

UPDATE: Aylin Sofia Hernandez has been found safe in Pennsylvania and her father is in police custody. Click here for updated story. Original story: BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Connecticut State ...

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Bethel Police Investigate Strong-Arm Robbery

Bethel Police Investigate Strong-Arm Robbery

BETHEL, Conn. -- The Bethel Police Department is investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred at a store Wednesday night in which the crook lunged over the counter, forced an employee...

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Bethel Police Officer Revives Apparent Overdose Victim

Bethel Police Officer Revives Apparent Overdose Victim

BETHEL, Conn. -- Bethel Police Officer Michael McKinney revived a male who appeared to be suffering from an opiate overdose Wednesday night, police said.McKinney responded to a report of ...

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21-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Heroin In Fatal Greenwich Overdose

21-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Heroin In Fatal Greenwich Overdose

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- A Brooklyn, N.Y., man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to charges of dealing heroin that resulted in the death of a Greenwich man, a...

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One Killed In East Haven Plane Crash Near Tweed Airport

One Killed In East Haven Plane Crash Near Tweed Airport

EAST HAVEN, Conn. — One person was killed and another was injured Wednesday after a plane crash in East Haven near Tweed New Haven Airport, according to NBC Connecticut. The plane was fro...

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Malloy: Cops Don't Have To Enforce Federal Immigration Laws

Malloy: Cops Don't Have To Enforce Federal Immigration Laws

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Governor Dannel P. Malloy and commissioners of other state departments are sending recommendations to school superintendents and police chief outlining suggeste...

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