Danbury man gets DUI after crashing his car

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Late Sunday night a Danbury man was driving under the influence and crashed into another car, police said. Brookfield police found George Chauvn, 28, at fault for a two car accident. He was arrested for following to closely, failure to carry registration and car insurance and drinking and driving. He was released on a $500 […] [Read More]
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Brookfield gas station robbed

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The Irving Gas Station in Brookfield was robbed at gun point early Friday morning. At 177 Federal Road, a man entered the gas station at 1 a.m., wearing a black mask. The suspect threatened workers with a handgun and took a unknown amount of money from the register. The suspect was seen getting in to […] [Read More]
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Traffic building on exit 14 on I-84 Westbound. Photo from the Department of Transportation.

Car accident in Newtown

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A two car accident on I-84 Westbound has closed down the left lane. The accident occurred between exit 14 to 11, delays are building due to closed lane. Drivers are advised to use caution.     [Read More]
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Danbury man arrested after punching hole in wall

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A Danbury man was arrested Friday for punching a hole in a restaurant’s wall. Jony Vega, 33, was charged with breach of peace and criminal mischief early Friday morning.┬áThe manager of Ortega’s Restaurant went to police when Vega was in the restaurant demanding people to buy him beer. After he was turned down, Vega became […] [Read More]
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Copper theft arrest of Waterbury man

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NEWTOWN — A 21-year-old Waterbury man is facing 15 burglary charges stemming from incidents between November 2013 and January 2014. Besmir Redzepi, of Waterbury, is being held on $75,000 court set bond on charges of 15 counts of third-degree burglary, 15 counts conspiracy to commit burglary, and 15 counts criminal mischief. All but one of […] [Read More]
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Drug disposal drop off in Newtown

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NEWTOWN — Newtown Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will hold a medication drop off for disposal at Newtown Police station, 3 Main St., Newtown on Sept. 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.   [Read More]
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New Milford sex offender cited

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NEW MILFORD — A local man is facing charges for failure to register as a sex offender. Victor Quispe, 25, of Dean Road, New Milford turned himself in to New Milford Police Sept. 17 in response to a court issued warrant on three counts of failure to register as a sex offender, police said. Quispe […] [Read More]
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New Milford crash investigated

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NEW MILFORD — Police are investigating a one car motor vehicle accident that happened Saturday about 5:17 a.m. at 3 Sherman Road and 344 Kent Road in New Milford. Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2 and New Milford ambulance responded to the scene of a one car rollover along with New Milford police. The driver, […] [Read More]
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