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Police investigating bank robbery, chase, and crash from Torrington to New Milford

NEW MILFORD – A bank robbery and police chase ended with a crash that closed Route 7 in New Milford Tuesday morning.

Police say Christopher Basigalup, 46, of Torrington robbed the TD Bank on High Street in Torrington around 8:45 a.m. 230 more words


Hidden Nearby: New Milford's Underground Railroad Monument

Two leading figures of the abolitionist movement, John Brown and Harriet Beecher Stowe, were natives of Litchfield County. As such, they would likely have been pleased by the county’s role in the Underground Railroad.   569 more words


New Milford Bank Robbery Arrest

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- New Milford police say they’ve arrested the man who robbed a Bank of America last month.  Curt James was taken into custody yesterday.   53 more words

Crime News

Pedstrian struck in New Milford

NEW MILFORD  – Police said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Sunday night.

According to police, the accident was reported around 7 p.m. Sunday. Police said the accident happened on Candlewood Lake Road northbound, which runs from Route 7 up along the east side of the lake. 21 more words


Gallery 25: New Milford's Creative Co-Op

New Milford’s Gallery 25 is a special artistic venue at 25 Church Street within walking distance of the municipal offices at town hall and the creative space at Village Center for the Arts. 200 more words

Visual Arts

New Milford bank robber on the run

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — New Milford police are looking for a man who robbed a bank Wednesday.

Police say the suspect went in to the Bank of American at 55 Main Street and indicated he had a gun, though he didn’t display one, then fled with an undetermined amount of money. 60 more words


Motorist pleads guilty in death of bicyclist, leaving scene

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — A New Milford man has pleaded guilty to fleeing an accident that killed a cyclist in 2013.

The News-Times reports that Alexander Lee entered his plea in state Superior Court in Danbury to charges of misconduct with a motor vehicle, tampering with evidence and evading responsibility leading to death. 100 more words