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May 25, 2013; Updated: 12:05 am
Jaime Lewis, 33, of 28 7th Ave., Waterford, was charged Thursday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and failure to drive right.
May 24, 2013; Updated: 11:57 pm
Witnesses said a group of good Samaritans helped tackle a man who was stealing purses from Monica’s State Street Diner during lunch hour Friday.
May 24, 2013; Updated: 11:56 pm
State police recently arrested two Norwich men for their alleged role in a robbery and an assault during a drug deal that occurred a year ago in Lisbon.
May 24, 2013; Updated: 6:25 pm
Police have issued a silver alert for 17-year-old Kalyn Dae Jones who was last seen Wednesday night in the area of Briar Hill Road.
May 24, 2013; Updated: 12:07 am
Lillian Moya, 47, of 49 Willetts Ave., New London, was charged Thursday with driving with a suspended license and driving without a license.
May 24, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
A former car salesman who sailed to Canada 20 years ago to avoid being prosecuted for larceny finally resolved his criminal cases this week.
May 23, 2013; Updated: 12:09 am
Inmates serving lengthy sentences for crimes they committed as juveniles may be released sooner than expected, as the House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday that would make dozens of inmates eligible for parole as early as this fall.
May 23, 2013; Updated: 12:18 am
Marilyn and Rick Chew thought their son Matthew's 17-year-old killer would serve every day of his 35-year prison sentence, but now they aren't so sure.
May 23, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
Raquel Johnson, 20, of 59 Bishop Lane was charged Tuesday with second-degree breach of peace, possession of less than half an ounce of marijuana and possession of drug...
May 23, 2013; Updated: 11:53 pm
The Norwich fire marshal's office has ruled a fire late Wednesday that displaced 21 people from an apartment building in Taftville accidental, caused by the failure of an overloaded extension cord running between two apartments.
May 22, 2013; Updated: 11:52 pm
May 22, 2013; Updated: 12:04 am
A Rhode Island man with pending drug-related charges was arrested as a fugitive from justice Wednesday after police said he was spotted “openly smoking a marijuana cigarette on the sidewalk of Franklin Street at Boswell Avenue.”
May 21, 2013; Updated: 5:14 pm
A 62-year-old woman with a history of financial crimes is scheduled to go on trial in New London Superior Court next week for embezzling more than $40,000 from an elderly woman she had befriended.
May 21, 2013; Updated: 3:59 pm
A 20-year-old East Lyme man who posted bond last month after town police charged him with trafficking Oxycodone was taken into custody during a court appearance today because he had twice tested positive for drug use.
May 21, 2013; Updated: 1:32 pm
Two years after a New London jury convicted Edward J. Allen of sexually assaulting a young girl who lived in his Groton home, the 67-year-old retired welder turned himself in today to begin serving a 13-year prison sentence.
May 21, 2013; Updated: 12:00 am
Mark Hatch, 27, of Bozrah was charged Monday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to obey a traffic control signal and driving with a suspended license.
May 20, 2013; Updated: 1:05 pm
Griswold foster mother Jami M. Littlefield pleaded guilty Monday in Superior Court in Norwich to paddling a 4-year-old girl on the buttocks with a wooden spoon because, she told investigators, the foster child was “acting out.”
May 20, 2013; Updated: 12:43 pm
Norwich — An unidentified female driver was taken to the William W. Backus Hospital Monday after her car slammed into a garage attached to the house at 306 Norwich Ave.
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May 20, 2013; Updated: 11:40 pm
Sean Maynard, 33, of 127 Squire St., New London, was charged Sunday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to obey a traffic light, evading responsibility and failure to carry registration.
May 19, 2013; Updated: 11:46 pm
Andrew W. Miller, 20, of Rowlett, Texas, was charged Saturday with operation of a motor vehicle by a minor having elevated blood alcohol content and traveling at an unreasonable speed.
May 18, 2013; Updated: 11:47 pm
State police have charged a Bridgeport man with the murder of Alyssiah M. Wiley, the Eastern Connecticut State University student whose remains were found in Trumbull Friday.
May 18, 2013; Updated: 11:33 pm
Norwich - A house at 609 Boswell Ave. caught fire Saturday afternoon, and two firefighters were treated for minor injuries at the scene, the Norwich Fire Department said.
May 18, 2013; Updated: 11:56 pm
Kevin Daniels, 47, of 82 W. Coit St., Apt. 1, was charged Thursday with interfering with an officer, breach of peace and third-degree trespassing.
May 17, 2013; Updated: 12:10 am
Harold L. "Monty" Waites was found guilty in March of two counts of fourth-degree sexual assault and two counts of risk of injury to a minor.
May 17, 2013; Updated: 6:53 pm
A motorcycle accident on the southbound side of Interstate 395, in the vicinity of Exit 79, has been cleared. Details of the crash are not yet available, though initial reports indicate the injuries to the motorcyclist are not life-threatening.