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Bristol man arrested in connection with Wilton car burglaries

WILTON, Conn. (WTNH)- A Bristol man was arrested after police say he stole credit cards from cars in Wilton. 27-year-old Jay Crump, Jr. faces a number of charges. 62 more words


Drought ends in part of Connecticut

(WTNH) — Slow and steady improvement continues in the drought conditions in Connecticut.

The latest update from the United States Drought Monitor has sliced the drought severity of the drought across a large part of the state, and far Eastern Connecticut is no longer in a drought. 128 more words

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Man sentenced for traveling from North Carolina to buy drugs

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A North Carolina man has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for drug trafficking.

Prosecutors say 27-year-old Antonio Freeland traveled to Connecticut three times in 2016 to buy drugs, including heroin, cocaine, and marijuana. 115 more words


Police chase leads to serious crash in Newtown

NEWTOWN, Conn. (WTNH) — Newtown Police are investigating a two car crash after one of the cars fled a traffic stop Tuesday night.

It happened near the intersection of Route 25 and Bryan Lane in Newtown. 49 more words


Bridgeport police officer charged with assaulting driver

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Bridgeport police officer who’s also head of the city’s minority officers’ organization has been arrested and charged with assaulting another man following a traffic crash. 129 more words


Armed Westport business owner threatens man over snow removal

WESTPORT, Conn.  (WTNH) —  The owner of a Westport business has been arrested after another person says the owner pushed him to the ground during a dispute over snow removal, and threatened him with a gun. 174 more words


Norwalk Police searching for woman accused of fraud and ID theft

NORWALK, Conn (WTNH) – Norwalk Police are asking the public to help them track down a woman accused of fraud and ID theft. Police say 35-year-old Rashel Williams is wanted on four outstanding arrest warrants. 103 more words