New Milford man facing attempted murder charge

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Danbury Police detectives arrested a 36-year-old New Milford man Sunday on a warrant charge of criminal attempt/murder. Johnny W. Cruz, of Summit Drive, New Milford was arrested Sunday at approximately 6:15 p.m. at his home, police said. Cruz was held on $500,000 court set bond with arraignment Tuesday in Superior Court in Danbury. No further […] [Read More]
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Metro-North’s Danbury line back on schedule

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UPDATE 10:30 AM: Metro-North is reporting both the New Haven and Danbury lines are back on schedule. UPDATE 9 AM: Delays have increased on Metro-North’s Danbury line. Delays are now 30 to 35 minutes due to a late connecting train and congestion, Metro-North reported. UPDATE 8:25 AM: The Metro-North’s Danbury Line is experiencing delays up […] [Read More]
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Danbury Firefighters Ski team at Mohawk Mountain Ski Area Sunday

Danbury Firefighters Ski Team at Mohawk

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    DANBURY — At Mohawk Mountain Ski Area Sunday the 5th Annual Firefighter Ski Race was held to benefit the Connecticut Burn Center, with $1,400 was raised for that cause. Danbury Firefighters competed in the event with Captain Joe Halas as the team’s leader. The Danbury team was edged out by the Meriden Fire Department […] [Read More]
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Brewster crash sends 3 to hospitals

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BREWSTER, N.Y. — A three car crash Friday night on Route 22 in Brewster sent three people to hospitals with serious injuries. The crash occurred Friday about 6:13 p.m. on Route 22 in front of the Department of Transportation truck yard near Interstate-84 when a car driven by William Carey, 61, of Mahopac, NY, rear […] [Read More]
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Storm accidents starting in Danbury area

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DANBURY  – Roads were slick in the greater Danbury area by 4 p.m. Sunday with snow fall since late morning. “We’ve at least a dozen minor accidents ongoing at this time,” Lt. Shawn McColgan, of Danbury Police, said at 3:55 p.m. “It looks like it’s getting slick. We’ve had no injuries though.” State Police Troop […] [Read More]
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New Milford man arrested in sealed case

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NEW MILFORD — A 21 year old local man was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Superior Court in Stamford. Keith Gash, of Creamery Road, New Milford was located at Adult Probation and taken into custody on Feb. 26 on the warrant charge of failure to appear. The warrant was issued Dec. 31, 2014. Gash […] [Read More]
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Danbury man charged in hit and run

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DANBURY — A 26 year old city man is facing evading responsibility charges after leaving the scene of a three car crash Saturday afternoon. Lauro Vinicio Sosoranga Marin, of Westville Avenue, Danbury was arrested about 12:44 p.m. Saturday when police located him at his residence. Marin had made a left turn on Division Street in […] [Read More]
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Newtown crash sends 2 to hospital

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NEWTOWN — A two car crash on Berkshire Road  resulted in a child and driver being taken to Danbury Hospital for injuries. The crash happened on Feb. 24 about 4:42 p.m. when a 2008 Ford Subaru driven by Corliss Schlow Jr,73,  of Sandy Hook, pulled out of a driveway on Berkshire Road and was stuck […] [Read More]
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White truck that left accident sought in Newtown

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NEWTOWN — Police are investigation a two vehicle motor vehicle accident that occurred Feb. 26 on Great Ring Road in Sandy Hook. Officers are looking for a white box-style truck with a van front end that left the scene of the crash the happened about 8 p.m. The truck’s left side mirror hit another vehicle […] [Read More]
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Drug sweep at Newtown High brings 3 arrests

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NEWTOWN   —  Three juveniles were arrested Feb. 27 at Newtown High School and one juvenile was issued a ticket following a drug sweep at the school by Newtown Police and 12 K-9 units. Charges or what drugs were found in the search were not released by Newtown Police Sunday. Two juvenile arrests on Feb. […] [Read More]
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