by STAFF | Oct 4, 2017 2:43 pm | Comments (0)
A crash on Beaver Street Tuesday may have been an attempted suicide, police said.
The driver was only identified as a 23-year-old woman.
by STAFF | Oct 4, 2017 2:36 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia police are looking for a man who tried to rob a woman at gunpoint Tuesday night on Howard Avenue.
According to a prepared statement from Ansonia Police Lt. Patrick Lynch, the incident occurred about 8:35 p.m. in the area of Ansonia Middle School.
by STAFF | Oct 4, 2017 11:49 am | Comments (0)
An Oxford man was arrested Tuesday after police said he got into an argument with a Lewis Tree Services employee, then shot a gun into a tree outside his home several times.
There were no injuries.
According to a press release from state police, a state trooper was called to the O’Neil Road home of of 23-year-old Justin Leake after an argument between Leake and the tree company employee, Raymond Jiminez, 21.
by Press Release | Sep 22, 2017 8:16 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 4:39 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 10:21 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 11:39 am | 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 8:45 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 5:53 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 10:30 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.