by STAFF | Feb 10, 2016 9:29 am | Comments (0)
Someone robbed a Sunoco gas station on Route 67 in Oxford Tuesday.
State police said a man with a handgun walked in and demanded cash at about 10:30 p.m.
No injuries were reported. Police didn’t say how much money he stole.
by STAFF | Jan 26, 2016 11:30 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia police issued an advisory Tuesday about two recent home burglaries.
There have been two break-ins in two weeks, according to police. The crimes happened in the area of Highland Avenue, Beverly Drive and Webster Drive, according to a Facebook post from the department.
by STAFF | Jan 19, 2016 3:02 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police filed charges against a Waterbury man in connection to a July incident during which they say he led police on a chase away from a pharmacy after trying to obtain drugs fraudulently.
The man, 38-year-old David Balek, was later found in Ansonia with a sawed-off shotgun hidden under the hood of his car, police said in a prepared statement.
by STAFF | Jan 12, 2016 3:58 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police released surveillance photos of a suspect from a convenience store break-in early Saturday they say may be responsible for a rash of similar burglaries. A Seymour gas station owner used social media to make the public aware (scroll down for pics from the Seymour crime).
Saturday’s break-in occurred about 12:30 a.m. at the Mont’s Mart at 198 Leavenworth Road, Detective Richard Bango said in a prepared statement.
by STAFF | Jan 8, 2016 4:52 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police arrested the victim of a home invasion Friday after allegedly discovering a “marijuana grow operation” in the basement of his Quaker Ridge Road home.
by STAFF | Dec 7, 2015 1:48 pm | Comments (0)
Police arrested a 30-year-old Ansonia man Sunday afternoon after they said he assaulted a woman inside the Big Y on Main Street.
The man then allegedly kicked a police officer while being detained.
In a prepared statement, Ansonia Police Lt. Andrew Cota said the man, Anthony Tenn, was “screaming at the top of his lungs” while being detained by “numerous good Samaritans” in the foyer of the store about 5:45 p.m.
by Shelton Police Department | Nov 23, 2015 10:46 am | Comments (0)
On Thursday, Nov. 26, the annual Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5K Road Race will take place in Shelton and Derby.
The race starts at 8 a.m.
The route takes runners from Canal Street, Cornell Street, right (north) onto Howe Avenue, another right onto Bridge Street, then over the bridge into Derby.
by STAFF | Nov 23, 2015 10:40 am | Comments (0)
Update, Nov. 27 Ansonia police served a search warrant in connection to this incident on Nov. 26. The case remains under investigation.
Original post follows:
Ansonia police are trying to determine who shot a gun outside an East Main Street nightclub late Saturday.
No one was shot, according to police.
Ansonia Police Lt. Andrew Cota said in an email that officers responded to Savor Lounge on East Main Street Saturday night on a report of a “large fight.”
by STAFF | Nov 20, 2015 11:59 am | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Police Department is sponsoring a Stuff a Jeep Friday, Nov. 20 from noon to 5 p.m. at Stop & Shop, 100 Division St.
They are accepting monetary donations, as well as unwrapped toys and non-perishable food.
by STAFF | Nov 18, 2015 1:51 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia police raided a residence on North State Street Tuesday and allegedly found crack cocaine and heroin packaged for sale.
The drugs were found in Edmundo Coriano’s bedroom, according to a prepared statement from police.