DUI for New Milford woman after crash

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NEW MILFORD — A 24-year-old local woman was charged with drunk driving following a two car crash on Meredith Lane. Laura Catherine Merritt, of Old Ridge Road, New Milford was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, evading responsibility, and failure to drive right Thursday about 5:26 p.m., according to police log. […] [Read More]
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Cops: New Milford man held for stealing a firearm

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NEW MILFORD — A 25-year-old local man is being held on multiple burglary and larceny ┬ácharges stemming from incidents in October and November. Zachary R. Ranslow, of Terrace Place, was arrested Thursday on three court issued warrants. Ranslow was charged with third-degree burglary, third-degree larceny, second-degree criminal mischief, stealing a firearm, and criminal possession of […] [Read More]
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Crash on Pumpkin Hill Road in New Milford

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NEW MILFORD — A one car crash closed Pumpkin Hill Road Friday at 12:54 a.m. when a grey 2014 Toyota Corolla headed northbound went off the road and struck a utility police, police said. The driver, Glenn Hillard, of Bull’s Bridge Road, South Kent was not injured, according to police. The crash occurred at the […] [Read More]
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Stop & Watch at Bethel railroad crossings

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BETHEL — Railroad crossing gates at Greenwood Avenue and South Street in Bethel reported going up and down. Motorists are advised of a stop-and-watch situation at thise gates as of 11 a.m. Sunday. A work team is being sent by Metro-North with no estimated time of repair given, per scanner reports. [Read More]
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Drug and forgery arrest of NYC woman

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NEW MILFORD — A 27 year old New York woman is facing drug and forgery charges stemming from a June 13 incident at CVS Pharmacy in New Milford. Cecily Katz, of West 80th Street, New York City, was arrested Thursday at about 3:51 p.m. by Danbury Police on a court issued warrant for the June […] [Read More]
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Embezzlement arrest of New Milford man

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NEW MILFORD — A 53 year old local man is facing embezzlement charges stemming from a September incident. Donald Wharton, of Zachary Lane, New Milford was arrested Friday on a court issued warrant. He was charged with first-degree larceny/embezzlement for an incident reported Sept. 3, police said. Wharton was released on a $50,000 court set […] [Read More]
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Ridgefield “Shakes It Off” to fight Parkinson’s disease

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Main Street in downtown Ridgefield was closed Saturday morning for the filming of a video to be used in fundraising for the “Shake It Off” campaign against Parkinson’s disease. The campaign was started by Ridgefield High schooler Zoe Butchen after her father, Jeff, was diagnosed with the disease. Zoe, who has been dancing since she […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport woman arrested in relation to Danbury shooting death

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A 22-year-old Bridgeport woman was arrested on a warrant charging her with hindering prosecution in relation to the shooting death of a Bridgeport man in May outside a White Street club, police said. ┬áThe U.S. Marshals Violent Fugitive Task Force and Danbury police detectives served the warrant on Tysheema Franklin after she was located in […] [Read More]
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