Police: woman beat her 81-year-old mother nearly to death

BRIDGEPORT – A local woman, upset about a recent breakup with her boyfriend, beat her 81-year-old mother nearly to death, police said. Kelly Mills, 54, was charged Wednesday with first-degree unlawful

Hit and run former CO gets competency exam

BRIDGEPORT – A former state corrections officer will undergo an examination to determine if she is mentally competent to stand trial for the horrific hit and run that killed a local woman and injured

Dad sentenced to 8 years for breaking baby’s arms and legs

BRIDGEPORT – Convicted of breaking his 4-month-old daughter’s arms, legs and ribs, Morice Wilkerson broke into tears Wednesday as he begged for leniency. “I love my family and I would never do

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