Groton Town police arrest third suspect in 99 Restaurant shooting

Police have arrested a third person in connection with the Oct. 2 shooting of a 17-year-old in the parking lot of the 99 Restaurant on Long Hill Road.

Police logs - Oct. 21, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Ledyard man arrested in domestic incident

The man faces charges of second-degree strangulation, threatening, third-degree assault, second-degree criminal mischief and disorderly conduct.

More than 10 places participating in drug take-back day

Multiple state police barracks will be among the many locations where residents can drop off unwanted prescription medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Longtime Old Lyme police officer facing five-day suspension

A 15-year veteran of the Old Lyme Police Department is facing a five-day unpaid suspension.

Police logs – Oct. 20

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Norwich police: man attempts to flee while handcuffed

A Greeneville man being arrested on numerous charges Wednesday attempted to flee from police on foot while handcuffed behind his back, but was apprehended within a short distance, police said.

Norwich man charged in gas station beating that caused traumatic brain injury

Norwich police have arrested the first of several suspects in a May 18 beating at the Ravi Mart gas station on Central Avenue that left the victim with a traumatic brain injury and collapsed lung.

Groton police seek suspect in armed robbery

Town police on Tuesday announced that they have obtained an arrest warrant for a 35-year-old Mystic resident in connection with an armed robbery at the Henny Penny gas station and convenience store at routes 184 and 177 in May.

Missing Clinton boy located

Police on Tuesday night canceled the Silver Alert they issued Monday for a missing 17-year-old boy.

I-395 south reopens in Montville after crash

Interstate 395 south has reopened between exits 9 and 6 after a multiple-vehicle crash occurred near Exit 6 at about 10:15 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.

Connecticut College student says New London police beat him when he came to aid of domestic violence victim

Police have launched an internal investigation into a domestic violence incident in a dormitory at Connecticut College early Sunday that resulted in the arrests of three people, including a bystander who claims officers pulled him to the ground,...

Police issue Silver Alert for New London 12-year-old

Antonio Torres is described as a white/Hispanic male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is 5 foot 7 inches tall and weighs roughly 200 pounds.

Roland Fieldhouse evacuated for overheated motor

An overheated ventilation motor caused the evacuation of the Roland Fieldhouse at the Coast Guard Academy on Tuesday afternoon.

Norwich police search for bank robber

Police are searching for a man who entered a Norwich bank on Monday, took money from a teller and fled, a police department news release said.




New London mayor overruled police chief on officer of the year event

Mayor Michael Passero last month overruled Police Chief Margaret Ackley’s attempt to skip a local event aimed at honoring city police officers and emergency dispatchers.

Police logs – Oct. 19, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Accused killer waives hearing in Hamlin cold case

Timothy P. Johnson, arrested earlier this month in the 2006 beating death of Anthony Hamlin, waived his right to a probable cause hearing Tuesday and pleaded not guilty when he made his first appearance in the New London court where major crimes are...

Guilty plea on eve of murder trial

Sebastian Tzampop pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Tuesday as he was about to go on trial in Superior Court for the Christmas Day 2013 murder of his roommate in New London.

Hamlin family told to stay cool as second murder defendant appears in court

Christopher P. Vincenti, a 2002 graduate of East Lyme High School, wore a red prison jumpsuit and handcuffs Monday and stood with attorneys Ronald F. Stevens and Christopher Morano during his brief arraignment.