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Former nurse aide charged with seven sex assaults

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BRIDGEPORT – A former nursing assistant at St. Vincent’s Medical Center is now charged with sexually assaulting seven male patients. During an appearance Tuesday in Superior Court on the five pending cases, Gonzalo Flores was arrested on additional sex assault charges after Senior Assistant State’s Attorney Joseph Harry said two more men came forward and […] [Read More]
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2nd suspect arraigned in store owner’s murder

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BRIDGEPORT – Captured Monday after a two-week manhunt, Treizy Lopez, 18, was arraigned Tuesday for the fatal shooting of a popular store owner. Lopez, who was arrested in West Haven, is charged with felony murder in the April 11 fatal shooting of Jose Salgado. “May god show you the same mercy you showed my father,” […] [Read More]
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Vincent Pizzolato was putting his gun away in a safe Sunday, March 8, 2015, when it fired a round that passed through a wall, striking his 11 year-old son in their Partridge Lane home in Monroe, Conn. The state's attorney will decide whether or not to charge Pizzolato. Brian Pounds/Connecticut Post

Monroe dad seeks probation for shooting son

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BRIDGEPORT – A Monroe dad, accused of accidentally shooting his 11-year-old son in the face while he was securing his wife’s gun, is seeking probation. Vincent Pizzolato, 44, was arraigned Tuesday in Superior Court on charges of second-degree assault, second-degree reckless endangerment and unlawful discharge of a firearm for the March 8th incident. But instead […] [Read More]
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Second shooting on city’s East Side

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BRIDGEPORT – A teenager was in stable condition Monday afternoon after being shot in the back on Stratford Avenue. The male teen, who was not identified, was walking on Stratford Avenue about 4:30 p.m.,  when he was shot, police said. He was taken to Bridgeport Hospital for treatment of the nonlife-threatening jury, police said. Police […] [Read More]
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Trumbull man accused of driving drunk and texting before crash

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TRUMBULL – A local man was reading a text from his father urging him not to drive drunk when police said he plowed his car into a pickup truck on Main Street. Following the crash police said they spotted a cell phone next to the driver’s seat in Joseph Forren’s Chevrolet Cobalt that was still […] [Read More]
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Radcliffe to receive Liberty Bell Award

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BRIDGEPORT – Superior Court Judge Dale W. Radcliffe will be the 2015 recipient of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association’s Liberty Bell Award at the association’s Law Day celebration on May 4. The Liberty Bell Award is intended to recognize a man, woman, or organization who has encouraged a greater respect for the rule of law […] [Read More]
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Fugitive in murder case arrested

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Update, 2:26 p.m. For more on this story, click here. Original post Bridgeport – Police have arrested the second suspect in the murder of a local grocery store owner earlier this month. Treizy Lopez, 18, was arrested in West Haven by members of the US Marshall Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force and local police and […] [Read More]
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Chef to be tried for murder in fatal road rage

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BRIDGEPORT – A Superior Court judge Friday found the state has probable cause to try a local chef for murder in a fatal road rage incident on the Route 8/25 Connector last December. Following a three-day hearing in which Supervisory Assistant State’s Attorney C. Robert Satti Jr. put on much of his evidence in the […] [Read More]
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