Strong arm robbery in Stamford Tuesday morning

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Police are looking for a male who just robbed another person near the Wells Fargo ATM on High Ridge Road just south of the Merritt Parkway at about 9:20 a.m. The man police are looking for is a white male, about five-too 10 inches tall, with dirty blond hair, wearing a dark blue baseball cap […] [Read More]
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Stamford woman tried to shoplift more than $2K in jewelry

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A middle-aged East Side woman was arrested over the weekend for allegedly shop lifting more than $2,000 in merchandise from the Stamford Macy’s department store. Candice Smith, 53, of Sherman St., Stamford, was charged with third-degree larceny on Sunday. Sgt. William Brevard said police were called after Macy’s security became suspicious when watching a middle […] [Read More]
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Mother of children wandering in Stamford is charged

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A Norwalk woman was charged over the weekend after Stamford police found her three young children wandering around downtown Stamford alone. Shay Thompson, 25, of Hillcrest Terrace, was charged with three counts of leaving a child unsupervised. Sgt. William Brevard said police were called to busy Summer Street by someone who just before 10 a.m. […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport man charged in Stamford armed robbery

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A Bridgeport man was charged with using a gun to rob a Stamford friend of $2,000 in cash early Sunday morning. Maurice Wash, 26, of Clinton Avenue Bridgeport, was charged by Stamford police with first-degree robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, third-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit third-degree larceny. He was held on a $200,000 […] [Read More]
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Norwalk cop has sex assault arrest dropped

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A Norwalk police officer suspended for the past five five years without pay since he was arrested by Greenwich police for sexually assaulting his best friend’s daughter, had his charges dismissed by a Stamford judge Monday Anthony Santo, 46, an 18-year member of the police department before his suspension in 2009, walked out of the […] [Read More]
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Project proposed for Cytec property, more housing slated for downtown

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Zoning wrap-up for Monday: Another piece of Cytec is up for redevelopment Another large parcel belonging to Cytec, a chemical technology firm on the city’s West Side that has subdivided its property for redevelopment, is being targeted for an industrial building with flex retail uses. A group known as West Side Development Partners has submitted […] [Read More]
Categories: Development, Zoning
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Stamford police get ‘Clobbered’

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STAMFORD — Police officers flung open doors and windows and left their offices Monday morning after being overcome by fumes from a potent drain de-clogger used in the basement of their headquarters building at 805 Bedford Street. The exodus happened shortly after 9 a.m. when a city plumber poured an entire bottle of the product […] [Read More]
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Police continue investigation of fatal Springdale accident

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UPDATE: Monday, 9 a.m. Stamford police accident investigators will be executing a search warrant this morning on the Ford Explorer that crossed the double yellow line on Hope Street in Springdale Saturday morning and struck a woman and her husband as the two were stopped to put gasoline into their food truck. Sgt. Andrew Gallagher […] [Read More]
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