by STAFF | Jan 23, 2018 5:28 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia police are warning residents of a phone scam.
In a prepared statement Tuesday, Lt. Patrick Lynch said that on Sunday (Jan. 21) “a local resident received a phone call from an unknown person reporting that a family member had been kidnapped, that a ransom was being requested and the kidnapped family member would be harmed if the police were contacted.”
by STAFF | Jan 23, 2018 5:09 pm | Comments (0)
An 18-year-old Ansonia woman was arrested after police found heroin and fentanyl during a motor vehicle stop.
In a prepared statement, Lt. Patrick Lynch said the woman, Ashley Tucker, was arrested about 6 p.m. Jan. 17.
by STAFF | Jan 23, 2018 4:53 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police asked for the public’s help identifying two larceny suspects.
by STAFF | Jan 22, 2018 7:33 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police arrested a Torrington man for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old Shelton girl he met online after she fell asleep in his car.
The man, 45-year-old Christopher Galvin, was charged Tuesday (Jan. 16) with fourth-degree sexual assault and second-degree harassment, both misdemeanors.
by STAFF | Jan 11, 2018 2:44 pm | Comments (0)
An Ansonia man has been charged with committing two burglaries in Shelton last year.
In a prepared statement, Detective Christopher Nugent said 28-year-old Andre Genest was arrested Wednesday at Superior Court in Derby, where he was due to appear for another matter.
by Press Release | Dec 18, 2017 12:02 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police charged a Bridgeport woman with brandishing a knife while allegedly stealing $800 in goods from Walmart Sunday (Dec. 17).
The woman allegedly fled but was caught with several other suspects after being spotted by a patrol officer on Route 8.
by STAFF | Dec 4, 2017 10:18 am | Comments (0)
A Stratford man is due in court after police said a detective caught him breaking into a Bridgeport Avenue building.
According to a prepared statement from Shelton Police Detective Richard Bango, the arrest of 47-year-old Mark Lindsey stemmed from a joint investigation with Stratford, Fairfield, Trumbull, and Shelton police departments.
by Ansonia Police Department | Nov 29, 2017 2:00 pm | Comments (0)
Winter Parking Regulations will be in effect from December 1, 2017 thru March 31, 2018. There shall be in the city a Twenty Four hour (24) a day, seven (7) days a week, parking ban on all city streets and highways. The purpose is to allow snow equipment to remove snow and ice as quickly as possible from all city streets and highways, with the following exceptions:
by Ethan Fry | Nov 27, 2017 2:05 pm | Comments (0)
A 30-year-old Monroe man is out of the hospital after being thrown into the Housatonic River last week.
The man was involved in an altercation on the Derby-Shelton Bridge about 12:50 a.m. Thursday (Nov. 23) before being thrown into the water below, police said in prepared statement.
by STAFF | Nov 17, 2017 7:59 pm | Comments (0)
A suspected heroin dealer is behind bars after police raided his apartment on Dwight Street Thursday afternoon.
Clayton Wilson, 24, was the target of a drug investigation carried out by the Ansonia Police Department’s Anti-Crime Unit, according to a prepared statement from police.