Police logs - April 13

Arrests by state and local police departments in the region.

State police searching for armed man who attempted to rob Jewett City gas station

State police on Tuesday said they're searching for a man who displayed a semi-automatic handgun and a knife while attempting to rob Chucky's Mobil early Tuesday morning.

Report says Mims held victim captive, battered her for hours before Ledyard police standoff

The alleged victim, who is not identified in a Ledyard police report, had applied, unsuccessfully, for a restraining order that would prohibit Mims from contacting her except to discuss their 2-year-old daughter.

Police: Stonington duo had 1,300 Xanax tablets in apartment

After conducting surveillance for three weeks, Stonington police on Monday arrested two residents on multiple drug-related charges.

Police, DEEP respond to incident in Waterford

Police and an emergency response team from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection were on the scene of an incident on Prindiville Avenue on Tuesday.

Police: Six overdoses, including one death, in East Lyme in first days of April

Police on Monday said they've responded to four incidents involving drug overdoses so far this month, including a triple overdose at a Main Street apartment that resulted in one death.

Judge: Man accused in New London murder needs more time in state hospital

A New London man accused of fatally stabbing Delma Murphy in November 2015 will spend an additional 60 days at the Whiting Forensic Institute as clinicians attempt to restore him to competency to stand trial for murder.

UPDATED: Norwich police cancel alert for missing 17-year-old boy

Police on Tuesday morning canceled a Silver Alert they issued Monday afternoon for a 17-year-old boy who'd been missing since early Monday.

Police logs - April 12

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Oakdale woman in stable condition after crashing into tree in Ledyard

An Oakdale woman was upgraded to stable condition Monday morning after her car crashed into a tree on Route 117 Sunday night, police said.

Man who crashed truck into Coast Guard Academy fence facing infractions

The 68-year-old man whose truck careened into the fence in front of the Coast Guard Academy just after 11 a.m. Friday is facing two infractions, according to police.

Norwich police to conduct underage alcohol sales compliance checks

Over the next three months, police, in conjunction with Norwich Youth and Family Services and the Norwich Prevention Council, will check local liquor stores to see whether they're selling alcohol to customers under the age of 21.

Ledyard man faces multiple charges after six-hour standoff with police

The man who refused to leave a house on Stonybrook Road Saturday after a domestic incident has been charged with first-degree unlawful restraint, police said.

Six-hour standoff ends peacefully in Ledyard

A six-hour standoff between police and a man who had barricaded himself in his home ended peacefully just before 10 p.m. Saturday, according to town police.

Missing Norwich teenager located

Police on Saturday night canceled a Silver Alert they issued Saturday morning for a local 15-year-old.




Police: Heroin, marijuana, guns found in New London home

Narcotics officers said they found heroin, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and two guns at 9 Tilley St. last Wednesday, while assisting the State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force-East with a warrant.

Jury finds Jacques guilty in Norwich murder

A jury in New London Superior Court found Jean Jacques guilty Monday of murdering Casey Chadwick, 25, at her Norwich apartment on June 15, 2015.

Stonington police charge three in prostitution incidents

Police made three prostitution-related arrests on Friday, bring the number to four the number of prostitution arrests made here over an eight-day period.

Police logs — April 11

Arrests by state and local police departments in the region.

Police logs - April 10

Local and state police arrests from throughout the region.