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  1. Newtown Police Arrest Naugatuck Man In Robbery

    Newtown Police Arrest Naugatuck Man In Robbery

    NEWTOWN, Conn. – A Naugatuck man was arrested by Newtown police Friday morning on robbery charges.Lyle Solsbury, 40, was caught by police at a Waterbury hotel, and was charged in a Friday, Nov. 22, robbery in Newtown.He is being held on $50,000 bond.

  2. Father, Daughter Charged With Stealing From Newtown Workplace For Years

    Father, Daughter Charged With Stealing From Newtown Workplace For Years

    NEWTOWN, Conn. – A Newtown father and daughter were arrested by police after they found the pair had stolen items from their workplace for years.Robert Lingl, 57, and his daughter, 21-year old Bethany, were arrested in Florida and Newtown respectively on multiple charges after police discovered the pair had stolen materials and packaging from SMT on High Bridge Road, where both were ...

  3. Heat Steams Up Weekend In Newtown

    Heat Steams Up Weekend In Newtown

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Those who like the heat will love this weekend's weather throughout Fairfield County.The rest of the weekend brings heat and sun, as today's and tomorrow's highs are both going to be around 90 and sunny. The Saturday high neared 94, and Sunday's high will nudge 90.Each evening's low will stay on the warm side, as Saturday night's low will be 66, and Sunday's ...

  4. Bethel Fire Department Responded To 42 Calls In June

    Bethel Fire Department Responded To 42 Calls In June

    BETHEL, Conn. – The Bethel Volunteer Fire Department has released their report blotter for the month of June.The department dealt with 42 calls in total.The list included:22 automatic alarmsFive motor vehicle incidentsOne car fireTwo downed wire incidentsOne gas leakOne carbon dioxide callTwo EMS assistsOne spill control incidentSeven brush firesIn addition, there were 132 EMS runs for ...

  5. AAA Survey Says Fairfield County Full Of Angry Drivers

    AAA Survey Says Fairfield County Full Of Angry Drivers

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – A new AAA Foundation For Traffic Safety survey released on Thursday shows that around 80 percent of drivers in Fairfield County and across the country have shown significant anger, aggression or road rage while behind the wheel in the last year.The results come from a national survey with more than 2,700 licensed drivers age 16 and older who reported driving in ...

  6. State Police Investigate Shooting Of New Milford Officer

    State Police Investigate Shooting Of New Milford Officer

    NEW MILFORD, Conn. – Connecticut state police are investigating an incident in which an officer was shot in New Milford on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.The incident occurred about 2:30 p.m., as New Milford officers responded to a disturbance at an apartment complex on Candlewood Lake Road South, police said.Officers discovered 47-year-old Kevin Mohan making threats while in ...

  7. Cashless Tolls To Start This Weekend On Tappan Zee Bridge

    Cashless Tolls To Start This Weekend On Tappan Zee Bridge

    Cashless tolls are coming to the Tappan Zee Bridge this weekend.While the original plan was to have the new tolls ready to go on Saturday morning, rainy weather is expected to push the launch to late Saturday evening.Drivers will either pay their tolls by E-Z Pass or will get a bill in the mail from now on, thanks to high-tech cameras placed near Exit 10 in South Nyack. The toll-takers ...

  8. Driver Charged In Death Of 90-Year-Old Man In Newtown Crash

    Driver Charged In Death Of 90-Year-Old Man In Newtown Crash

    NEWTOWN, Conn. – Newtown police have charged a Shelton man in the death of a 90-year-old man in a head-on two-car crash on Sunday night, police said. Miguel Barragan-Santiago, 33, was charged with second-degree manslaughter and misconduct with a motor vehicle and held on $450,000 bond.The crash occurred at 8 p.m. Sunday, and Henry Petrucelli of Brookfield was killed instantly when his ...

  9. Bridgeport Judge Gives Sandy Hook Truther Suspended Sentence, Probation

    Bridgeport Judge Gives Sandy Hook Truther Suspended Sentence, Probation

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – A Sandy Hook "truther" took a plea deal and agreed a suspended sentence while in court Monday, avoiding a trial in the process, according to the Connecticut Post.Matthew Mills was sentenced to a suspended one-year prison term and two years of probation under the Alford Doctrine in a Bridgeport courtroom, the Post said. Under the Alford Doctrine, he does not ...

  10. Dad Pleads Not Guilty To Charges In Kidnapping Of His Son In Trumbull

    Dad Pleads Not Guilty To Charges In Kidnapping Of His Son In Trumbull

    TRUMBULL, Conn. – A Queens man accused of kidnapping his 7-year-old son from the bedroom of his Trumbull home last month pleaded not guilty to multiple charges in court on Tuesday, according to the Connecticut Post.Rodolfo Revello, 43, pleaded not guilty to second-degree kidnapping, second-degree larceny, violating a protective order, second-degree strangulation, second-degree assault, ...

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