Police logs - March 23, 2017

Arrests from state and local departments around the region.

Body recovered in water near Naval Submarine Base

State police are investigating the discovery of a man’s body found in or near the water at the base.

Waterford police charge New York man with having counterfeit hundred-dollar bills

A New York man is facing forgery, larceny, and criminal impersonation charges after Waterford police said they found him outside the Crystal Mall with more than $1,100 in cash and $1,000 in counterfeit hundred-dollar bills.

Police logs - March 22, 2017

Arrests from state and local departments around the region.

Update: Missing Norwich toddler found

Police have canceled a Silver Alert they issued for a 3-year-old in Norwich.

Groton man arrested on drug, weapons charges

A Groton man was arrested on drug and weapons charges Sunday after being pulled over for texting while driving and officers found drugs, a stiletto-style knife and a stun gun in the car, according to a Groton City police narrative.

Stonington police charge woman they said passed out in car

A Ledyard woman who police say fled after she struck another car in the parking lot of the Stop & Shop and the Regal Stonington Cinemas in Pawcatuck on Monday night was found passed out in a running car in the borough two hours later.



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VIDEO: New London firefighters rescue men stuck in lift under Gold Star Bridge

New London firefighters rescued two workers who were doing repairs under the Gold Star Bridge on Tuesday afternoon when the telescopic lift truck they were using failed.

Groton's best budget scenario is 'outrageous,' councilor says

Town councilors on Tuesday hinted at how they would potentially deal with a devastating loss in state aid: Ask the school superintendent to cut a couple of million dollars, eliminate spending that isn't legally required and start combining town and...



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Crews from more than a dozen towns have responded to a seven-alarm fire in an abandoned warehouse in Rockland

Ex-TV meteorologist gets prison for child porn possession

A former meteorologist at a Connecticut television station is headed to prison for possessing child pornography