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Daniel Tepfer

Shelton woman charged with stealing insurance money

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STRATFORD – A Shelton woman was arrested on larceny charges for allegedly stealing more than $35,000 in insurance payments to a local chiropractor’s office. Laurel Sorrentino, 44, of Soundview Avenue, was charged with first-degree larceny and third-degree forgery. She was released after posting $100,000 bond pending arraignment in Superior Court on Friday. According to police, […] [Read More]
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Greenwich school bus driver arrested

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STRATFORD – A local man was arrested after police said they were called to his home for a child custody dispute. Carlos Rodaslopez, 37, who police said works as a school bus driver for the Greenwich Board of Education, was charged with interfering with an officer. He was released after posting a $500 bond.   [Read More]
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Deliberations begin in death penalty trial

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BRIDGEPORT – A 12-member jury began deliberations this morning to decide whether a former Trumbull man should get the death penalty for the murder of three people, including a 9-year-old girl. Richard Roszkowski, a former tree cutter with a record of drug and burglary convictions, was previously found guilty of fatally shooting his former neighbor, […] [Read More]
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Arrest in Monroe break in

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MONROE – A Bridgeport man was arrested for allegedly trying to burglarize a Main Street home. Chase Bucher was charged with attempted second-degree burglary and two counts of criminal mischief. Police said on Wednesday a couple were awakened at their Main Street home by a noise at their back door. Police said the door jam […] [Read More]
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Trumbull man arrested in BB gun incident

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TRUMBULL – A local man was arrested after police said his neighbor complained he was shooting a BB gun in the backyard. Charles Ciambrello, of Ash Circle, was charged with criminal possession of a weapon. Police said Ciambrello is a convicted felon [Read More]
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Horror in Huntington

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SHELTON – Police are investigating after an emaciated dog, pulling a 15-foot metal chain, was found wandering around the Huntington section of town. The male dog was taken to the Shelton Animal Control Center. Animal Control Officer Sheryl Taylor said the dog is a real sweetheart and she has named him Hank. He will be […] [Read More]
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Cops: Sikorsky mechanic was selling Oxys

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STRATFORD – A mechanic at Sikorsky Aircraft was arrested after police caught him selling Oxycodone pills outside the Main Street plant. William Unger, 27, of Park Road, Oxford, was charged with two counts of illegal sale of a prescription medication. He was released after posting $25,000 bond. Police said they were conducting surveillance outside the […] [Read More]
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Powell

Poor judgement equals jail time for city man

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BRIDGEPORT – A city man, who invited several strippers to his home while his wife was at work, was arrested after police said he assaulted one of the women. Marlon Powell, 35, was charged Tuesday with third-degree assault, possession of a facsimile firearm, threatening, risk of injury to a minor and impairing the morals of […] [Read More]
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Trumbull cop ordered not to leave state

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BRIDGEPORT- Trumbull police officer William Ruscoe, accused of sexually assaulting a teenaged girl he met through the Police Department’s cadet program, was ordered by a judge Wednesday not to leave the state. Ruscoe, 44, stood before Superior Court Judge Earl Richards during a brief hearing. Over the objections of Ruscoe’s lawyer, Michael Fitzpatrick, Assistant State’s […] [Read More]
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Buzz Monkey cop faces sex charges

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BRIDGEPORT – The Buzz Monkeys are in the market for a new keyboard player. That’s because the current member of the popular cover band, Trumbull Police Officer William Ruscoe, may be facing a hefty prison term if he is convicted of sexually assaulting a teenaged girl he met through the Police Department’s cadet program. On […] [Read More]
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