Police: teen had loaded gun in train station

BRIDGEPORT – A teenager was arrested after police said they found a loaded handgun in his possession at the train station. Terrance Bates, 18, of Hyatt Avenue, was charged with criminal possession of

Bpt man gets 22 years for murder

HARTFORD-A federal judge sentenced a Bridgeport man to 22 years in federal prison for the  Oct . 10, 2012 robbery/murder of Dawayne Cobb. U.S. DIstrict  Judge Michael Shea imposed the term

Milford rapper found not guilty of murder

BRIDGEPORT – A Milford rapper, who claimed he fled the gang life only to be pulled back into it to defend his friends, was found not guilty of fatally shooting a former rival gang member in the head.

Bridgeport police nab two Trumbull robbery suspects; look for third

BRIDGEPORT – City police have two men in custody, and are looking for a third, in connection with an attempted robbery of a Trumbull home near the Bridgeport border, according to scanner reports.
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Bridgeport fuel cell plant gains recognition

Dominion Bridgeport Fuel Cell Plant   BRIDGEPORT – The city is receiving recognition as a leader in green energy production. In a recent report, Marketplace, which focuses on national and

Shelton fire dept. offers safe grilling tips

Picture courtesy of the Shelton Fire Department   Here are some tips from the Shelton Fire Department to safely enjoy outdoor grilling this the summer. The department pointed out over half of

Herbst: Trumbull looking at Rt. 111 improvements

TRUMBULL – First Selectman Timothy Herbst says the state has a plan to improve the Rt. 111 intersection near the shopping center which houses Fitness Edge, Chips, Prime 111 and other retail
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Bridgeport felon indicted on new gun charge

BRIDGEPORT-A city man with prior state gun convictions was indicted by a federal grand jury Friday for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Lorenzo Carter, 20, is accused of possessing a .22