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Car Thief Nabbed By Iced Tea Can

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) – A stolen vehicle was recovered, thanks to a can of iced tea.  Back in February, officers were dispatched to a home on Silver Brook Road for a report of a stolen vehicle.  238 more words


Collision with car kills motorcycle rider in New Fairfield

NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — A motorcycle and car collided on Route 39 in New Fairfield Thursday afternoon, killing the person on the motorcycle. According to State Police, the person on the motorcycle crossed over the double yellow lines into the southbound lane, was struck by the vehicle, and thrown off the bike. 49 more words


Clock ticking in case against man who allegedly killed parents

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A Connecticut man accused of killing his parents, after they threatened to cut him out of their will, is on the clock to make a decision about a plea deal. 62 more words


Shelton Police investigating burglary at hair salon

SHELTON Conn. (WTNH) — Shelton Police are investigating a burglary at a hair salon on Bridgeport Avenue.

Shelton Police say they were called to Hair Do Salon around 7:30p.m. 81 more words

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Hundreds of workers laid off in Boehringer Ingelheim cuts

(WTNH) — Boehringer Ingelheim is laying off 244 workers and 180 from its base in Connecticut.

The offices in Connecticut are in Ridgefield.

Boehringer Ingelheim officials said that the cuts are needed to keep funding for research. 51 more words


2-year-old boy reported missing in Westport found safe

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH)–A 2-year-old boy reported missing in Westport has been found at a home in New York City. Messiah Frazier was reported missing on Thursday, and was last seen with his uncle, Danny Frazier, who police said does not have custody of him. 30 more words


3 arrested for robbery attempt at Stratford deli

STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have arrested three individuals who attempted to rob Checkers Deli in Stratford on Nov. 30.

After a short foot pursuit and motor vehicle stop, all three suspects were taken into custody for the attempted deli robbery on 1796 Barnum Ave. 102 more words