Monthly Archive for May, 2010

: May, 2010

Pledge of honor

The Representative Town Meeting Monday night started off its meeting as it normally does – with the pledge of allegiance, led by a guest of honor. This time the guest was Shannon Bowley, a former RTM

UB’s comments on suspect

Michael Spitzer, the University of Bridgeport’s provost and vice president for academic affairs, released a statement Tuesday morning about Faisal Shahzad’s time at the school. Shahzad has been

Obama: Suspects ties to terrorist probed

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is investigating the suspect in last weekend’s failed Times Square car bombing for possible ties to terrorist groups, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Speaking hours

Suspect a University of Bridgeport grad

BRIDGEPORT — Faisal Shahzad, the man charged in the attempted bombing in Times Square, is a 2001 graduate of the University of Bridgeport and had lived at multiple addresss in Fairfield and New Haven

Status of house search in attempted bombing probe

A law enforcement source says agents for now plan only to search the Sheridan Street home in Bridgeport where suspect Faisal Shahzad is believed to have lived. The search is expected to last another

Cellphone led to suspect

POLITICO  (Washington) – The number from a disposable cellphone led FBI agents to the suspect arrested Monday night for allegedly driving a car bomb into Times Square on Saturday evening, according to

Cops still searching Bridgeport home in bombing probe

BRIDGEPORT — Police and FBI are searching a Sheridan Street home where a man detained in connection with the failed car bomb in Times Square might have lived. FBI and other police are searching the

Ad for Nissan Pathfinder sold to bomb suspect

Here are some of the details from an online ad for the 1993 Nissan Pathfinder sold by a 19-year-old Bridgeport woman to attempted car bombing suspect Faisal Shahzad: “Grey 1993 Nissan Pathfinder

Police active late at night in searching homes linked to suspect

Shortly after authorities stopped Faisal Shahzad as he attempted to board a flight to Dubai at JFK Airport after midnight, officers and investigators gathered at State Police Barrracks G in Bridgeport

Fatal accident in Trumbull

A fatal accident on Route 25 in Trumbull has closed the right and center lanes of the highway. The accident reportedly occured in the area of exit 9, for Daniels Farm Road. Troopers from State Police