Two Hartford men were arrested for selling weed, heroin and crack cocaine in Danbury, police said. Photo from CTPost.

Police; Two men found with weed, heroin and crack in Danbury

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Two Hartford men were arrested in Danbury for possession of marijuana, heroin and crack cocaine, police said. Early Thursday morning, Danbury police were tipped about drugs being sold out of car on New Street. Officers saw several people go to the car, put their hands in and leave shortly afterward, police said. They then pulled […] [Read More]
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Tuesday's rain forecast radar, from the National Weather Service.

Another rainy week for Danbury

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Residents in Danbury and surrounding towns can expect another week full of rain. Last week Danbury received multiple rain storms and several inches of rain. This week residents will continue to see rain, but more showers will be scattered throughout the next three days, according to the National Weather Service. Tuesday Starting Tuesday, there will […] [Read More]
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Delays on I-84 in Newtown

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Drivers can expect delays while driving on I-84 Westbound in Newtown throughout Tuesday. The Department of Transportation will be inspecting the bridge between exits 13 and 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crews will be alternating left and right lane closures throughout the day. The right shoulder near the off ramp of exit 11 […] [Read More]
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New Milford Police Department now has a medical drop box for disposal of unwanted household medications

Medical drop box available at New Milford Police Department

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UPDATE: 10/21: 10 a.m.: Sgt James Dzamko, of New Milford Police Department, also serves on the New Milford Substance Abuse Council. He said Tuesday that he disagrees with Kwas that medications found in a home could be considered a gateway drug for young people. “I think of alcohol or marijuana more as gateway drugs,” Dzamko […] [Read More]
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Danbury man charged with sexually assaulting two girls

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On Saturday, Danbury police arrested a Danbury man for allegedly sexually assaulting two sisters last year. A investigation into Wilmer Marin, 30, began when one of the victims, 13, told her mother that she had been inappropriately touched by Marin and four other men, according to the court affidavit. The mother notified the police and […] [Read More]
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Ridgefield Police investigate hazing at high school

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Ridgefield police have launched an investigation into hazing incidents at the high school involving several athletic school members. Police said they have started a criminal investigation into hazing incidents that took place on Oct. 17. “After being made aware of the incidents we are looking into it,” said Ridgefield Police Capt. Jeff Kreitz. School Principal […] [Read More]
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Newtown man accidentally shoots himself

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Early Saturday night a Newtown man was taken to Griffin Hospital after accidentally shooting himself. Paul Byron, 53, was cleaning his .22 caliber pistol in his home, police said.  As he tried to unblock a jam in the gun, it suddenly went off, shooting him in the index finger. Byron did not lose his finger […] [Read More]
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Chimney fire in Danbury

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A fire at a home on Haddy Lane caused flames three feet high to burst out of the chimney early Sunday night. “It was like a blow torch,” Danbury Fire Department dispatch said. Before 6:00 p.m. Danbury fire responded to reports that the home was filling with smoke. When firefighters arrived they saw flames shooting […] [Read More]
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