Accused Norwich killer found incompetent to stand trial, committed to state hospital


A clinical team that evaluated Patrick Antoine, 39, at the Garner Correctional Institution found that he is incompetent to stand trial but likely can be restored to competency after being treated at the state hospital and re-evaluated.

Ledyard head-on car accident sends two women to hospital

A two-car, head-on accident about 11 a.m. Tuesday sent two people to the hospital with injuries.

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UPDATED: DEEP identifies man who drowned in North Stonington lake

The 30-year-old man a group of bystanders pulled from Billings Lake on Monday night died not long after being rescued, according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

Jury selection tentatively scheduled for October in New London murder case

Jury selection tentatively has been scheduled for Oct. 17 in the case Sebastian Tzampop, who is accused of murdering his housemate at their New London apartment on Christmas Day in 2013.

State police: Old Lyme infant death does not appear criminal

The death of an infant found at a Portland Avenue house last week does not appear to be criminal in nature, according to state police.

Police seize gun and drugs from Washington Street apartment in New London

State and local police raided a Washington Street apartment Thursday morning where they seized a pistol, ammunition, crack cocaine, cash and arrested the resident and another person.

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The summer day they swapped out a lane of I-95

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Police chief wants to make Groton a 'law enforcement destination'

Groton Police Chief Louis J. Fusaro has had occasion to order officers to work overtime when they would otherwise be off, and this is something he says he'd like to avoid.

Music at the beach

Hannah Calaman, 13, of Mahwah, N.J. plays her guitar while spending time at one of the private sections of beach located along Osprey Beach in New London Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Groton Democrats open fall election headquarters

The Groton Democrats will host a grand opening celebration from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Aug. 28 at their fall election headquarters at 744 Long Hill Road.

East Lyme Water Department to flush water mains in north end of town

The town's Water Department announced in a notice Wednesday that it will conduct routine flushing of the water mains over the next two months in the north end of town in the areas of Flanders Road, Chesterfield Road, Boston Post Road and all...

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Rhode Island sues to get Russian sub removed from scrapyard

Rhode Island environmental officials are suing to get the hollowed-out hull of a Russian submarine removed from the site of a Providence scrapyard

CT says it's on track to end chronic homelessness by year end

Connecticut is on pace to eliminate chronic homelessness by the end of the year, the state’s top housing official said at a press conference in Waterbury Tuesday.