Norwich man arrested in connection with toddler found abandoned in New London

Police on Monday night arrested a Norwich man who allegedly abandoned his 2- or 3-year-old daughter on Bank Street while intoxicated Monday evening.

Police logs — Oct. 26, 2016

Arrests by state and local departments.

Lisbon man arrested after domestic assault

A 74-year-old Lisbon man was arrested Monday after a domestic assault in which an elderly woman suffered fractured vertebrae, according to a state police news release.

Norwich brothers wanted in bank robbery in custody in New York

A New York sheriff's office has taken into custody the two brothers from Norwich who were wanted for their alleged involvement in a Canterbury bank robbery, according to state police.

Police: Woman speeding on I-95 had 20.6 pounds of marijuana

State police early Tuesday arrested a Massachusetts woman they said was speeding on Interstate 95 and had 20.6 pounds of marijuana in her car.

Eight police dog teams sweep Stonington High School

Eight police dogs and their handlers swept Stonington High School on Tuesday morning as part of an ongoing effort by school officials and police to ensure campus safety.

Small child abandoned on Bank Street taken to New London fire station

A motorist rescued a toddler abandoned in a stroller on Bank Street Monday night and brought the girl to the nearby New London fire station.

Police say Lyme woman had more than 10 unclean, emaciated horses

A local woman is due in court Tuesday after animal control officers say they found more than 10 emaciated horses in squalid conditions at her Grassy Hill Road residence in April.

Pawcatuck firefighters extinguish furnace fire

Pawcatuck firefighters quickly extinguished a furnace fire at 26 Croft Court early Monday night

Norwich man charged with stabbing in domestic incident

A Norwich man accused of stabbing a relative of his children's mother during an altercation on July 15 made his first appearance Tuesday in the New London court where major crimes are tried.

Police search for Norwich twin brothers in connection with September bank robbery in Canterbury

State police in Danielson said they are looking for twin 50-year-old brothers from Norwich for their involvement with a bank robbery in Canterbury in September.

Route 156 reopened in Lyme

State Route 156 has reopened at Joshuatown Road, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Repairs continuing on Washington Street in Norwich

State Route 32 south remains closed between Lafayette Street and Fanning Avenue as crews work to repair a pole brought down in a Sunday night crash.

Police: 3.5 pounds of marijuana found in Montville apartment; arrests expected

State and local police expect to make arrests in the near future after finding about 3.5 pounds of packaged marijuana and $8,700 cash in a Jerome Road apartment Thursday.

Waterford's Avery Lane to be closed for portion of Monday, Tuesday

Avery Lane will be closed for a portion of Monday and Tuesday as crews work to make repairs near its intersection with state Route 1, according to police.




Police logs — Oct. 25

Arrests by state and local police departments

Boyle, a serial rapist and killer, once again eligible for parole

Edward F. Boyle Jr., 55, has spent most of his adult life in prison, and that's where the family of homicide victim Louisa Scott's family thinks he should remain for as long as possible. His crimes include a sexual assault in Groton.

Police logs - Oct. 23

Arrests by state and local departments.

Police logs - Oct. 23, 2016

Arrests by state and local departments.

Group calls for body cameras, sensitivity in wake of Conn College incident

A handful of residents on Friday morning peacefully protested across the street from the police station in response to a domestic violence incident that happened at Connecticut College on Sunday.