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John Nickerson

Dental office manager sentenced to 8 years jail for sexual assault of employee

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A Norwalk dental office manager found guilty by a jury earlier this year of the sexual assault a dental assistant was sentenced to eight years in jail by a Stamford judge last week. Rafael Arias, 40, of 5 Hillwood Ave., Norwalk, passed up an offer to settle the case by making a guilty plea and […] [Read More]
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Funeral services for Stamford motorcyclist set

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Funeral services for Stamford resident James McGee, who was killed on his motorcycle after a man made a left turn in front of him in late June, will be held this coming Tuesday at the Leo P. Gallagher Funeral Home in Stamford. McGee, 48, a 17-year resident of Stamford and Greenwich town employee, died two […] [Read More]
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12-year-old jailed on robbery charge

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A 12-year-old Stamford boy was arrested on robbery charges Monday after assaulting a youth one year older and stealing the boy’s cell phone and running off, police said. The afternoon robbery occurred as a 13-year-old boy and his 15-year-old male friend were walking down Stillwater Avenue near Smith Street at about 3 p.m. Monday and […] [Read More]
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Jailed inmate charged with threatening wife

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A Stamford man jailed for beating his wife was brought down from the Bridgeport Correctional Center Tuesday and arrested again after the man’s wife told police that he sent someone from jail to deliver a threatening message nearly a week ago. Juan Najarro-Juarez, 35, of 98 West Ave., Stamford, was charged with threatening, harassment, tampering […] [Read More]
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Man breaks into girlfriend’s house arrested in Stamford

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A former Norwalk man was charged with burglary after he allegedly broke into his former girlfriend’s home in Stamford over the weekend and made a scene. Everton Kinlock, 25, of West Grove St., Waterbury, was charged with second-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief and disorderly conduct Saturday night. Sgt. Kelly Connelly said a woman at 352 […] [Read More]
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Pistol packing Stamford man meets cops Sunday morning

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A city man in cowboy boots and wearing a straw hat raised the hackles of brunch-goers early Sunday afternoon in downtown Stamford when they noticed he had a pistol tucked in the front of his pants, police said. Police officers were dispatched at 12:30 p.m. Sunday to the corner of Bedford and Spring streets for […] [Read More]

Man arrested for threatening police allegedly wanted to kill prosecutors and judges too

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A Stamford man arrested by police earlier this week for making threats against their lives was apparently turned in by the man’s wife. According to the arrest affidavit and police reports charging Andrew Cummings, 43, of 92 Lafayette St. with violating his probation and second-degree threatening, police were called to his home Monday morning on […] [Read More]
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West Side Bodega owner charged with drug sales at store

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A six-week investigation into drug dealing at a West Side bodega in Stamford netted the store’s owner on cocaine and heroin possession and sales charges Tuesday, police said. Cesar Augusto Edwardo, 46, of 69 Greenwich Ave., was charged Tuesday afternoon with possession of narcotics and sale of certain illegal drugs and released after posting a […] [Read More]
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Farren working to derail attempted murder trial

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Even though J. Michael Farren claimed to not be psychologically stable enough to sit in a Stamford courtroom and listen to his former wife recount a horrifying night in January 2010 when he allegedly nearly killed her after strangling and bludgeoning her with a six-battery Maglite flashlight, the former White House attorney was busy trying […] [Read More]
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City man vandalizes car punches owner in face

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A Stamford man was charged with assault after he ripped a windshield wiper of a car Sunday night and punched the owner of the vehicle in the nose, police said. Christopher Vesciglio, 24, of 53 Laurel Road, Stamford, was charged with second-degree assault and third-degree criminal mischief and held in lieu of a $5,000 court […] [Read More]
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