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  • New London man charged with robbing another man at k...

    Monday | via WTNH 

    Police say that at around 3:48 p.m., while investigating an unrelated matter in the area of 18 Brewer Street, an officer saw a disturbance involving two men. An investigation revealed that one of the men had pulled a knife on the other and robbed him of money.

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  • New London man charged with robbery

    Monday | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: New London - Police arrested a New London man Saturday after he allegedly pulled a knife on another man and robbed him of an undisclosed amount of money While investigating another matter in the area of 18 Brewer Street, police observed a dispute between two men. Police said the men knew each other and one of them pulled a knife on the other and robbed him. No one was injured.

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  • New London teacher applies for court program in DUI ...

    Friday Nov 9 | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Groton - A New London High School teacher and wrestling coach charged with drunken driving and an attempted assault on a police officer has applied for a special program for first-time offenders that could lead to the dismissal of charges.

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  • Police make another arrest in connection with New Lo...

    Friday Nov 9 | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Police charged a 17-year-old boy for his alleged role in robbing a man at gunpoint near the Wendy's restaurant at 370 Colman St. on Oct. 28, and attempting to rob a man at gunpoint near the intersection of Boulder Drive and Jefferson Avenue on Nov. 1. He is charged with two counts of first-degree robbery, two counts of first-degree reckless endangerment, two counts of carrying a dangerous weapon, fifth-degree larceny, sixth-degree larceny and two counts of breach of peace.

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  • Teenager charged in attempted New London robbery

    Wednesday Nov 7 | via TheDay.Com 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: New London - Police have charged a 15-year-old boy with pulling a BB gun on an unspecified number of victims during an attempted robbery about 3 p.m. Tuesday.

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  • Juveniles to be tried as adults for stabbing, gun of...

    Wednesday Nov 7 | via TheDay.Com 

    A 15-year-old from Norwich who is charged with stabbing three people at the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods Resort Casino last month and a 17-year-old from New London arrested in August on firearm and drug charges will be tried as adults in New London Superior Court. Miguel Negron, 15, of 11 Terrace Ave., Norwich, who is accused of using a butterfly knife to stab three people  at the Tanger Outlets on Oct. 20, was released on house arrest after he appeared Wednesday before Judge Hillary B. Strackbein.

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  • New London teacher faces drunken driving, attempted ...

    Monday Nov 5 | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Groton - A New London High School teacher, who is also the school's wrestling coach, is due in court later this month to face charges he was driving drunk and tried to elbow a town police officer who was trying to place him in a cell.  Michael J. Gorton Jr., 31, of Shore Drive, Waterford, was arrested in the early morning hours of Oct. 27 and charged with multiple traffic violations, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, resisting arrest and attempted assault on a police officer, which is a felony.

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  • New London teacher faces drunk driving, attempted as...

    Monday Nov 5 | via The Day 

    Groton - A New London school teacher, who is also the school's wrestling coach, is due in court later this month to face charges he was driving drunk and tried to elbow a town police officer who was trying to place him in a cell.  Michael J. Gorton Jr., 31, of Shore Drive, Waterford, was arrested in the early morning hours of Oct. 27 and charged with multiple traffic violations, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, resisting arrest and attempted assault on a police officer, which is a felony. The New London school district did not respond to requests for information about Gorton, his status in the school district or whether he might face disciplinary action.

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  • Interfaith communities stand together in wake of Pit...

    Saturday Nov 3 | via The Day 

    Rabbi Marc Ekstrand offers his thoughts during a memorial gathering in response to the recent tragedy in Pittsburgh on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Temple Emanu-El in Waterford. That's how Temple Emanu-El Rabbi Marc Ekstrand remembers Pittsburgh: a culturally diverse community of Slovaks, Hungarians, Swedes, Poles, Italians and African-Americans.

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  • New London police in search of robbers

    Friday Nov 2 | via WTNH 

    New London police reported that at 6:53 p.m., a walk-in complainant at the New London Police Department reported that he was the victim an attempted robbery at around 6:30 p.m. near Boulder Dr. and Jefferson Ave. The male complainant stated he was in the area to meet with a female to sell a cell phone he had posted on an internet site. According to the police report, the man waited and was approached by two young males, one possibly black and the other possibly Hispanic, who he didn't know that robbed him at gun point of the cell phone he was attempting to sell.

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  • Southeastern CT Synagogues Encourage People to #Show...

    Thursday Nov 1 | via NBC Connecticut 

    In the wake of the massacre at a Pittsburgh temple, many temples across Connecticut are asking people of all faiths to attend a Shabbat service on Friday or Saturday. Jewish leaders across the country are not allowing their communities to live in fear.

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  • UPDATED: New London police investigate Sunday aftern...

    Sunday Oct 28 | via TheDay.Com 

    New London - Police are investigating the shooting of a juvenile male in the leg in the area of 48 Prest St. late Sunday afternoon. Polcie said they responded at approximately 5:50 pm after receiving a call reporting possible shots fired in the area of a Prest Street and Connecticut Ave. Police cordoned off a section of the street.

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  • Man robbed at gunpoint in New London

    Sunday Oct 28 | via TheDay.Com 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: New London - Police say a man was robbed at gunpoint by three people in the area of the Wendy's restaurant at 370 Colman St. early Sunday night.

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  • Case continued for man charged in triple murder in G...

    Friday Oct 26 | via The Day 

    New London - An ex-con from Hartford charged in the grisly murders of three Griswold family members has yet to decide on whether to pursue a probable cause hearing. Sergio Correa, 27, made a brief appearance before Judge Hillary B. Strackbein in New London Superior Court on Friday where his case was continued to Nov. 9. He appeared with one of his attorneys, Michael W. Brown.

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  • New London man faces drug, assault on officer charges

    Wednesday Oct 24 | via The Day 

    New London - City and state police in the Statewide Narcotics Task Force-East arrested a New London man Tuesday and charged him with a host of drug offenses and assault on an officer, with police saying the man bit an officer. Police said they arrested Russell Dailey, 60, of 153 Garfield Ave., near 27 Water St. just before noon Tuesday as part of a quality-of-life patrol addressing narcotics activity in the city.

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  • Judge orders competency evaluation for New London mu...

    Wednesday Oct 24 | via The Day 

    New London Superior Court Judge Hillary B. Strackbein ordered a competency evaluation Wednesday for Christopher Petteway , who is charged with fatally stabbing his former partner and housemate on Oct. 4. The judge appointed attorney Kevin C. Barrs from the public defender's office to represent Petteway, 40, and continued the case until Nov. 20. Clinicians for the state will evaluate Petteway to determine whether he understands the proceedings against him and is capable of assisting in his defense. He has been held in lieu of $2,050,000 since he allegedly stabbed Robert Parise, 63, of 25 Brainard St., New London, at Parise's home.

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  • Attorney seeks disclosure of personal phone records ...

    Monday Oct 22 | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: New London - Bennie Gray Jr., who is facing his second drug-dealing charge since he was paroled last year following an 18-year manslaughter sentence, wants to see the personal cell phone records of four city cops who arrested him in May. Gray, 39, was set to go on trial in Superior Court earlier this month for allegedly selling .8 grams of crack cocaine to 28-year-old Brian Drobnak.

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  • Man who shot good Samaritan gets 45 years in prison

    Thursday Oct 18 | via Norwalk Citizen News 

    A man convicted of fatally shooting a good Samaritan coming to the aid of a woman being assaulted outside a Connecticut bar has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. The Day of New London reports that Dante Hughes was sentenced Wednesday, three months after he was convicted of first-degree manslaughter in the December 2016 killing of 24-year-old Joey Gingerella in the parking lot of a Groton pub.

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  • Police logs - Oct. 17, 2018

    Wednesday Oct 17 | via TheDay.Com 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Nash William Garrison, 50, of 461 Bank St., Apt.

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  • New London police arrest man after car chase

    Oct 10, 2018 | via The Day 

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: New London - Police on Monday arrested a New London man after allegedly leading officers on a car chase through New London, Waterford and East Lyme with a 17-year-old female at the wheel.

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