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Author: John Nickerson

Trial looming for cab driver accused of impregnating girl

Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in the case of a Bridgeport cab driver accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old Stamford girl and getting her pregnant. Andre Joseph, 58, of

Police: Convicted rapist swung ax at his wife

A convicted child rapist was arrested in Stamford over the weekend for swinging an ax at his wife during a drunken fight at her home in Springdale. Michael Miner, 58, formerly of Madison Avenue in

Greenwich postal worker arrested for money order thefts

A 22-year-old Greenwich postal worker and person of interest in the theft of more than $300,000 worth of postal money orders stolen from the Old Greenwich post office was arraigned on forgery and

Cops: Attorney harassed teenage girl

A New York real estate attorney is being arraigned at the Stamford courthouse this afternoon for making scores of unwanted calls to a teenage Darien girl. After police obtained the New York man’s cell

Cruiser rammed in Stamford, police break off chase in Darien

Stamford police broke off a chase on Interstate-95 this afternoon after a vehicle that was being pulled over for a traffic stop after rammed a police cruiser and fled north on the highway. Police say

Bronx man charged with rental car theft in Greenwich

A Bronx, New York man with criminal convictions in three states was arrested after he was found occupying a stolen rental car in Greenwich on Friday. Charles Howard, 40, of Macombs Road, was charged

Stamford man found dead in parked car

A 73-year-old Stamford man was found dead in a South End park in the back seat of his vehicle in a compromising position, police said. The man was found at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when a patrol officer

Bridgeport inmate from Stamford dies over weekend

A city man with a long criminal record being held at Bridgeport Correctional Center after being arrested over the summer for violating a judge’s protective order died over the weekend apparently of

Stratford man killed in crash on I-95 in Westport

WESTPORT — State Police are investigating a rollover accident on Interstate 95 northbound in Westport in which one man was killed. The two-car crash happened at 2:30 a.m. Sunday. According to State

Norwalk man charged in Greenwich copper thefts

A Greenwich line cook was arraigned at the Stamford courthouse Tuesday for stealing copper downspouts and copper roofing panels from Greenwich Country Day School and a home being built on Alpine