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Walk Like MADD in Fairfield

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FAIRFIELD-The signature walk of Mothers Against Drunk Driving will take place Oct. 25 at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road. The 5K walk raises funds that support MADD’s state initiatives including ignition interlocks for all drunk drivers; sobriety checkpoints and other technological efforts to combat drunk driving. MADD CT served 650 victims/survivors in 2013 […] [Read More]

3 Car Accident closes Lafayette Blvd.

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BRIDGEPORT-A three-car accident during rush hour closed down a section of Lafayette Boulevard directly across from the RBS building Friday afternoon. Witnesses said a Ford-150 ran a red light and struck a Honda Civic driven by Elcame Elve, 29 of Bridgeport and then a Toyota 4Runner driven by William Quintana of Bridgeport. “God saved my […] [Read More]
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DEA busts Norwalk man seize 2.2 pounds of heroin

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NORWALK-DEA busted a city man and his two New York suppliers following a 2.2 pound heroin deal with an undercover agent. Omar Andrade, 29, of Norwalk and Joeal A. Estrella-Disla,24 and Wilmer Antonio Gomez-Rodriguez, 28, both of New York City are charged with conspiring to possess with the intent to distribute and distributing heroin. The […] [Read More]

Bridgeport Career Criminal Gets 15 years in prison

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HARTFORD-His criminal record includes burglaries, robbery, assaults, escapes even an attempted riot in prison. But it was police chase and a gun that landed Jose Roque in federal prison for 15 years. U.S. District Judge Vanessa L. Bryant imposed the sentence on the 47-year-old Bridgeport resident Wednesday. That stemmed from his May 16 jury conviction […] [Read More]
eymour attorney Ralph Crozier, of Oxford, leaves Federal Court in New Haven, Conn. recently. Crozier will be testifying on his own behalf on Monday during his trial for money laundering for a client. He was found guilty on two charges on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.

Crozier found guilty of laundering drug money

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UPDATE: 1:58 PM Seymour attorney Ralph Crozier found guilty of conspiracy to launder money, attempted money laundering. Crozier is accused of accepting $30,000 from Bruce Yazdzik, a notorious Naugatuck Valley oxycodone dealer now serving a 10-year sentence in federal prison. Yazdzik, who admits he is seeking a reduction of his sentence by turning in Crozier, said […] [Read More]
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Hamden cops ask: Who brought in the bat?

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We received this urgent note from the Hamden Police Dept.: On September 16th Hamden Animal Control responded to the Mount Carmel Veterinary Hospital, 3320 Whitney Avenue, regarding a wildlife issue. A Hamden Animal Control Officer was advised by a “Veterinarian Technician” that an unidentified individual entered the lobby at approximately 1:00p.m. and left a box, […] [Read More]

Bridgeport crack dealer gets 5 years

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BRIDGEPORT-A city man who allowed a crack operation to cook the drug and sell it out of his Hancock Avenue apartment was sentenced Friday to five years in federal prison. U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill imposed the prison term on Landers Wilson, who also admitted he sold crack for Marvin Wooten. Wilson pleaded guilty […] [Read More]
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Report: 1 shot, 2 hurt on I-95 between Norwalk and Bridgeport

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A wounded man drove himself to St. Vincent’s Medical Center early Saturday morning after claiming he was shot when a car rolled up on his vehicle on I-95. State police said the driver suffered a minor, non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his back. His front seat passenger suffered cuts from shattered, flying window glass. A third passenger […] [Read More]
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Fairfield police probing assault, burglary

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FAIRFIELD — A man broke into a Berkley Road home early Monday morning and allegedly assault the young woman living there, according to police. Lt. Michael Gagner said the break-in occurred around 3 a.m. Gagner said the victim described her assailant as a short, stocky male in his 20s with a Spanish accent. She said […] [Read More]

Chain fight in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT – Police found a woman lying in the road Monday after she allegedly was whacked with a chain during a brawl near the intersection of Park Avenue and Olive Street. The fight involved two women. Extra police and ambulances were dispatched to the scene where a crowd had gathered shortly after 3 p.m. No […] [Read More]