by Press Release | Sep 22, 2017 9:16 am | Comments (0)
Police said a man with a pellet gun shot at landscapers who were too loud for his liking Thursday.
Jeffrey Pate is charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm, third-degree assault, second-degree reckless endangerment, and second-degree breach of peace.
by STAFF | Sep 12, 2017 5:39 pm | Comments (0)
A former Ansonia Alderman and longtime corporation counsel was charged Tuesday with drunk driving in connection with a July 29 crash.
Kevin Blake, 57, surrendered to police about 4 p.m. Monday after learning police had obtained an arrest warrant, Ansonia Lt. Patrick Lynch said in a prepared statement.
by STAFF | Sep 7, 2017 11:21 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police say a Seymour man upset with his daughter’s boyfriend paid someone to accuse the boyfriend of a knifepoint robbery.
The Seymour man, 47-year-old Philip Prokop, was charged Thursday with second-degree conspiracy to give a false statement. He was released after posting a $5,000 bond and is due in court Sept. 21.
by STAFF | Aug 28, 2017 12:39 pm | Comments (0)
A 27-year-old Shelton man is behind bars after being charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl earlier this year.
Miguel Feliciano, a registered sex offender who has an address on New Street, was arrested by Shelton police Aug. 24.
by STAFF | Aug 16, 2017 9:45 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police are asking for help from the public to identify a purse thief who ran up more than $4,000 in fraudulent purchases on a 64-year-old woman’s credit card.
by Ethan Fry | Aug 3, 2017 6:53 am | Comments (0)
More officers and detectives are on the lookout for crime in Ansonia’s north end after two shootings there last month, Police Chief Kevin Hale told a roomful of concerned citizens Wednesday.
But he also noted the department’s 44 cops “can’t be everywhere all the time.”
“We need help from the public,” Hale said. “We need information. We don’t want to be an occupying force up here. It’s got to be cooperation, it has to be a partnership.”
by STAFF | Jul 31, 2017 11:30 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia police arrested a Wakelee Avenue man after allegedly finding a loaded gun in his car — next to his 10-month-old daughter.
The man, 22-year-old Rhameir Bush, now faces charges of criminal possession of a firearm, possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle, possession of a pistol without a permit, risk of injury to a minor, traveling unreasonably fast, and driving with a suspended license.
by STAFF | Jul 27, 2017 11:02 am | Comments (0)
Two people were seriously injured after a van crossed the median of Route 8 in Shelton and collided head-on with another vehicle Thursday.
The crash closed down the highway’s northbound lanes for hours as police, fire, and EMS responded.
by STAFF | Jul 25, 2017 1:39 pm | Comments (0)
A man facing an attempted murder charge in Oxford was arrested by Shelton police in a separate incident after allegedly grabbing two children by their necks.
by Press Release | Jul 20, 2017 2:12 pm | Comments (0)
State Police detectives assigned to Western District Major Crime (WDMC) are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing Oxford man.
State Police detectives issued a Silver Alert for John “Jack” Fairhurst in January 2016 after he was reported missing by family and friends. WDMC detectives and troopers have been investigating and following leads into the whereabouts of Jack Fairhurst, however his whereabouts remain unknown.