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  1. Father Sexually Assaults Daughter At Fairfield Service Plaza, Police Say

    Father Sexually Assaults Daughter At Fairfield Service Plaza, Police Say

    A 41-year-old man was arrested by Connecticut State Police for sexually assaulting his daughter in the berth of his tractor-trailer while stopped at a Fairfield Service Plaza.Chad J. Harris of Sanford, Maine, was arrested Friday while on an Amtrak train that passed through New Haven with the assistance of Amtrak Police, said Connecticut State Police.The case against Harris began in ...

  2. Truck Slams Into Train Overpass In Fairfield County

    Truck Slams Into Train Overpass In Fairfield County

    For the second time this summer, a tractor-trailer has hit the top of a railroad overpass in Fairfield County.The latest incident took place around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in Greenwich at the Steamboat Road railroad overpass, said Greenwich Police.The truck's roof was torn off but managed to make it out from under the bridge. The same overpass was hit on June 29 when another truck almost tore ...

  3. Four-Alarm Restaurant Fire Causes Route 22 Closure Near Fairfield Border

    Four-Alarm Restaurant Fire Causes Route 22 Closure Near Fairfield Border

    This story has been updated.A four-alarm fire at a Mexican restaurant has closed a stretch of Route 22 in the area, according to fire officials.Multiple tanker trucks and firefighters from throughout the region are on the scene of the blaze in Dutchess County at the three-story structure that had people inside at the time the fire started, said officials with the Dover Plains Fire ...

  4. One Killed, One Severely Injured In Crash On Quinnipiac Avenue After Police Chase

    One Killed, One Severely Injured In Crash On Quinnipiac Avenue After Police Chase

    One person was killed and another severely injured in a crash following a police chase that started in Hamden and ended in New Haven, according to state police.According to Connecticut State Police, the crash took place around 2 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Quinnipiac Avenue and Foxon Boulevard, said Trooper Kelly Grant.Once on scene, the department's accident reconstruction squad ...

  5. 2-Year-Old Drowns In Fairfield County Backyard Pool

    2-Year-Old Drowns In Fairfield County Backyard Pool

    A 2-year-old boy died after being pulled from a swimming pool at a Fairfield County home.The incident took place around 7:30 p.m. Thursday when Bridgeport Police were called to a home on Charron Street for a drowning, said Av Harris, spokesman for the Bridgeport Police Department.When officers arrived EMT's were already on performing CPR on the child who was then transported to an area ...

  6. Greenwich Man, 22, Nabbed On Active Warrant For Assault, Strangulation

    Greenwich Man, 22, Nabbed On Active Warrant For Assault, Strangulation

    A Greenwich man wanted on an active warrant was arrested Wednesday morning for assault and strangulation, amid other offenses.Matthew S. Medina, 22, was arrested around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday after police discovered his whereabouts and positively identified him by his state ID card, Greenwich Police said.He was arrested in connection with an Aug. 13 incident, but details surrounding the ...

  7. Fire Displaces 16 In Fairfield County

    Fire Displaces 16 In Fairfield County

    An intense fire on the third floor of a building in Fairfield County sent one resident and two firefighters to the hospital and left 16 people homeless.The fire at 2487 Main St., in Bridgeport, started around 8 p.m. in a third-floor apartment of the building that houses Sorrento Importing Company, along with several apartments, said Bridgeport Fire Chief Richard Thode.Once on scene, ...

  8. Man Busted For Dealing Drugs At Fairfield County Restaurant Where He Worked

    Man Busted For Dealing Drugs At Fairfield County Restaurant Where He Worked

    A Fairfield County man who worked at a popular barbecue restaurant was allegedly busy dealing drugs in the parking lot while at work.Albert Robinson, 57, of Bridgeport, was arrested Tuesday at  Dinosaur Bar-B-Que on Canal Street after officers in the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad spent the day watching him divide his time between working and dealing out of his car in the parking ...

  9. New Canaan Home Burglarized While Family Away On Vacation, Police Say

    New Canaan Home Burglarized While Family Away On Vacation, Police Say

    Following a home burglary in New Canaan in which the family was away on vacation, police are asking residents to be sure and secure their residences.The burglary was discovered around 10:51 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at a home on Route 106 (Silvermine Road) when the family returned from vacation and found they had been the target of thieves, said New Canaan Police Chief Leon Krolikowski.The ...

  10. Dog Shot, Killed By Intruder Of Home In Fairfield County

    Dog Shot, Killed By Intruder Of Home In Fairfield County

    A dog was shot and killed by an intruder in a Fairfield County home, according to News 12.Bridgeport police told News 12 the pit bull was shot by an intruder who was running through the backyard of a home on Remington Street Friday.The animal died after being shot in the head and stomach, said News 12.Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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