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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Drug charges for New Milford man

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NEW MILFORD  – A 34-year-old local man is facing drug possession charges after he was found passed out in his car on the side of Danbury Road. William Slade, of Aspetuck Village, New Milford was arrested Sept. 18 after K-9 Kira was used to search his vehicle. Slade was found to be in possession of […] [Read More]
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WestConn Receives Bomb Threat

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UPDATE: 3:48 p.m. Paul Steinmetz, a spokesperson for the university, confirms that the four buildings affected, University Hall, Haas Library, Newbury Hall and the Student Center, have been cleared and deemed safe by state police. The buildings have been declared safe to return to. UPDATE. 2:59 p.m. Several buildings at  Western Connecticut State University’s midtown  […] [Read More]
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Hundreds wait in Danbury to get their iPhone 6

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It was a scene out of Black Friday, as the line of people snaked its way through out the Danbury Fair Mall, weaving in out of kiosks and blocking store fronts. Some slept on the ground, others ate burgers and chatted with strangers next to them, anything to pass the time as they all waited […] [Read More]
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Danbury gas station robbed

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The Sunoco gas station on Newtown Road was robbed Thursday night. According to police, the suspect, a white male, approached the register to make a purchased around 10 p.m. As a worker was ringing up the purchased and opening the cash register,  the man reached over the counter and grabbed money out of the register. […] [Read More]
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