Police logs - July 8

Arrests by state and local departments.

Updated: Portion of Ocean Avenue in New London reopens after car snaps utility pole

Ocean Avenue between Willetts Avenue and Longview Street is closed after a car struck and snapped an utility pole early this morning.

12-year-old runaway from Norwich found safe

Police have canceled a Silver Alert for 12-year-old Morgan Busby, who was last seen Saturday and classified as an endangered runaway.

Two teens charged in Groton City robbery

City police arrested two teenagers Monday for their alleged roles in an armed robbery on July 1 in the Mitchell and Thames street area.

Police logs - July 7

James B. Kuhn, 31, of Quincy, Mass., was charged Sunday with breach of peace and interfering with a police officer.

Anderson pleads guilty in Norwich drug, gun case on eve of trial

Norwich resident Phillip Anderson pleaded guilty to drug and weapon charges Monday rather than go to trial and risk being sentenced to decades in prison.

Man arranged on sexual assault charge stemming from 1988

A 45-year-old man with a lengthy criminal record who was extradited from Indiana last month to face sexual assault charges stemming from a 1988 incident pleaded not guilty Monday during his first appearance in the New London court where major crimes...

Two adults, two toddlers safely evacuate burning house in Montville

A single mother, her adult son and two toddlers got out of the house before firefighters arrived, Fire Marshal Raymond Occhialini said.

Police logs - July 6

Lynn E. Jennette, 59, of 16 Vergennes Court, Groton, was charged Saturday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Two women arrested after man is stabbed in New London

Police arrested two New London women Saturday night following a domestic dispute that sent one man to the hospital with a stab wound, police said.

State police release details of pedestrian fatality in Preston

State police in Montville said a pedestrian who was killed early Friday was in the travel portion of Route 2 when he was struck by two cars.

Police nab second suspect in Norwich home invasion case

Norwich police have arrested a second man in connection with an armed home invasion on April 24 on Reynolds Street.

Fatal pedestrian crash in Preston

Preston — State police in Montville are investigating a fatal car crash involving a pedestrian. The pedestrian, James Hubbard, 46, of Norwich, was killed shortly after 1:20 a.m. Friday on Route 2 in the area of Maynard...

Norwich police search for missing 16-year-old girl

Norwich — Police on Friday issued a Silver Alert for a missing 16-year-old girl who was last seen Wednesday. Keyana Watson is described as a black female with brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet 5 inches tall and...

Groton's July 4th parade to be held Saturday

Police say drivers should expect traffic delays and road closures before and after the annual July 4th parade that begins at 10 a.m. at Poquonnock Plains Park.




Norwich police issue Silver Alert for missing 12-year-old girl

Norwich police issued a Silver Alert for 12-year-old Morgan Busby who was last seen Saturday.

Police logs - July 5

Arrests by state and local departments.

Police logs - July 4

Dominique C. Allen, 26, of 32 Mather Ave., Groton, was charged Friday with disorderly conduct and third-degree assault.

Norwich police cancel Silver Alert for missing 17-year-old male

Police said Friday that Michael Pelletier was located. No further information was available.

New London man charged with failing to safeguard gun discharged at middle school

A New London man was arrested Wednesday and charged with being in possession of a gun that was taken by an 11-year-old boy, who in turn took the weapon to the Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School, where it accidentally discharged in a bathroom.