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Woman crashes over seawall

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MILFORD – A woman driver was hospitalized after driving her car over the seawall on Morningside Drive Sunday morning. The  Fire Department received a 911 call at 11:08 a.m. reporting the crash in the Morningside section of town. Fire crews found a car on its roof at the base of the seawall and the driver […] [Read More]
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Man dies after shooting

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BRIDGEPORT – A local man was fatally shot Sunday afternoon. Police identified the victim as Ryan Hernandez, 21, of Bridgeport. He was shot at least once in the chest and taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead, police said. The incident happened in the 1300 block of Park Avenue near […] [Read More]
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Man killed in second hit and run crash

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BRIDGEPORT — Police are investigating the second hit-and-run incident in two days. Police a 21-year-old man was killed Saturday night. The incident happened at 10 p.m. in the 600 block of Noble Avenue near Jane Street. Witnesses at the scene reported that the victim was walking with several other people when he was struck in […] [Read More]
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Pastor’s pal claims she’s an innocent pawn

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BRIDGEPORT – Doraine Reed had been in the middle of explaining her relationship with Stratford Baptist Church pastor Rev. Dr. Robert Genevicz when she was interrupted Wednesday afternoon when a jury announced after five minutes of deliberation that they had a verdict in the case where she is accused of threatening to go “Adam Lanza,” […] [Read More]
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Stratford town workers charged with selling drugs

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STRATFORD – Two town employees have been accused of selling cocaine and prescription pills while on the job. Todd Whitlock Jr., 37, and Patrick Ambrose, 38, who work for the town’s public works department, were each charged Wednesday with multiple counts of sale of narcotics and prescription drugs. They were each being held in lieu […] [Read More]
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Lawyer: city dragging its feet on driveway payment

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BRIDGEPORT – The city appears to be dragging its feet across the $400,000 driveway it built for millionaire developer Manuel “Manny” Moutinho across Sikorsky Airport property in Stratford. The lawyer for the adjoining condominium complex claims the city is stonewalling three months after it agreed to pay $20,000 to the residents of the Breakwater Key […] [Read More]
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Stratford man charged with raping girl

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BRIDGEPORT – A Stratford man has been charged with raping an 11-year-old girl in her home here. David Herrera, 20, of Harding Avenue, was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor. He was being held in lieu of $50,000 bond. Police said the girl recently disclosed the […] [Read More]
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Dance teacher charged with sex assaulting student

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BRIDGEPORT – A New York dance instructor, who has worked with nationally-known artists, was arrested Tuesday after police said he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old student. Police said Johnny Sadowski, also texted the girl photos of his private parts. Sadowski, 26, of Euclid Avenue, Fairfield, was charged with fourth-degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a […] [Read More]
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Alleged thief makes Sound judgement

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BRIDGEPORT – A New York man, accused of stealing money from a Gathering of the Vibes festival goer, attempted to male his getaway into Long Island Sound, police said. Stephen Meyers, of Fredonia, N. Y., was fished out to the water and charged with sixth-degree larceny. The soggy cash was found hidden in his sock, […] [Read More]
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Police: drug dealer ‘crashed’ in Trumbull driveway

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TRUMBULL – A Bridgeport man, found lying unconscious in a driveway here, was arrested after police said they found bundles of heroin, crack cocaine and bottle of prescription drugs in his car. Anthony Moran, 24, of D’Eramo Place, was charged with two counts of possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession […] [Read More]
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