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Trumbull student wins settlement for volleyball hit

BRIDGEPORT – The Trumbull Board of Education has settled a lawsuit by a former Trumbull High School student who claims she suffered severe injuries when she was hit in the face with volleyball during
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Former nurse aide charged with seven sex assaults

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
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2nd suspect arraigned in store owner’s murder

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
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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

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
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Second shooting on city’s East Side

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
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Trumbull man accused of driving drunk and texting before crash

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
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Radcliffe to receive Liberty Bell Award

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
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Fugitive in murder case arrested

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,
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Chef to be tried for murder in fatal road rage

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
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‘Vodka’ mom arrested

MONROE – A Wethersfield mom was arrested Friday after police said she supplied vodka to four 14-year-old girls. When police confronted Kimberly Dawn Shaw they said she admitted buying the vodka. “I
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