Connecticut Postings

Connecticut Post newsroom blog
Posts filtered on Category


Riverside Apartments on Ansonia's Olson Drive

Ansonia to discuss new Olson Drive tonight

ANSONIA-Residents will get a chance to see and then discuss the planned reconstruction of Olson Drive and the replacement of the Riverside Apartments during a public forum beginning at 6 p.m. tonight in the Ansonia High School library on Pulaski Drive. Mayor David Cassetti and the city’s Housing Authority are expected to unveil their separate […] [Read More]
Vamond Elmore wanted by Norwalk Police for murder

Warrant out for Norwalk murder suspect

NORWALK-A statewide search is underway for Vamond “Wooley King” Elmore who is wanted in connection with a May 15 murder in the city. Elmore, 37, also is wanted by federal marshals for violating conditions of his supervised release imposed on a federal weapons charge. The murder charge stems from the shooting death of Jimmy Martinez, […] [Read More]

Norwalk drowning victim is identified

NORWALK — The man who drowned on Memorial Day when his canoe overturned off of Calf Pasture Beach has been identified as a Guatemalan citizen. Norwalk police provided the man’s name after they were notified by the Guatemalan Embassy that the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has notified the man’s father of his death, Lt.Paul Resnick […] [Read More]
Jarvis Sanders, Ansonia robbery suspect

Ansonia robbery suspect busted

ANSONIA-A New Haven man is being detained on $100,000 bond after police arrested him in connection with armed robbery and pistol whipping of a clerk May 18 at the GQ Mart on Hill Street. Jarvis Sanders, 21, of 19 Grace Street in New Haven is charged with first-degree robbery; first-degree assault; second-degree threatening; reckless endangerment; […] [Read More]

Driver rear ends school bus

HAMDEN-A 31-year-old man was issued infractions after she rear-ended a school bus stopped to pick up students on Goodrich Street near Gem Street. Police issued Joshua Moore, 31, a summons for failing to keep a safe distance and failure to carry a license. Police said the bus stopped to pick up students waiting to board […] [Read More]

Man dies from injuries in Cycle crash

SHELTON- The motorcyclist injured in the crash at the intersection of Leavenworth and Walnut Hill Tree Road May 11 has died. Services for Michael R. Sanko, 53, will take place Tuesday at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road at 10 a.m. A private burial will follow. The wake will take place Monday from 4 […] [Read More]
Lori Gellatly was shot to death.

Pasta Dinner to benefit Oxford shooting victims

OXFORD-Great Oak Middle School drama students will host a pasta dinner on June 5 at the high school from 5:30 to 8 p.m. to support last week’s shooting victims. Cost for the dinner is $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens and children. Funds raised from the dinner will support the family of Lori […] [Read More]

Shelton man arrested in child porn probe

SHELTON-State Police arrested a 45-year-old William Street man Friday on child porn charges. Glenn L. Palmer of 51 William Street, was charged with promoting a minor in obscene performance and possession of child pornography. Bond was set at $50,000. He is scheduled to appear in Derby Superior Court on May 27. The Connecticut State Police […] [Read More]

Man charged with locking up sister for years posts bond

MILFORD — The Seymour man who is accused of locking his sister in an Eleanor Road room for several years is free after posting $125,000 bond. Senior Assistant State’s Attorney Charles Stango has asked Judge Frank Iannotti to bar Arthur Gauvin from returning to the house. He also wants Gauvin prohibited from contacting his daughter, […] [Read More]

Milford man admits stealing $108k from Westport firm

BRIDGEPORT- A Milford man admitted stealing $108,000 from a Westport based condominium management firm. David Liptak, 49, of Ray Bob Road, admitted to U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Meyer that he stole the money from Consolidated Management GROUP over a nearly four year period. The company provides management services like banking, accounting and expensing. He pleaded […] [Read More]