Police logs - July 17, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Norwich man indicted on firearm possession, drug charges

A federal grand jury indicted a 29-year-old Norwich man on charges related to firearm possession and drug trafficking, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut John H. Durham announced in a news release.

Back to prison for New London man rearrested before probation began

A New London man who was rearrested on marijuana charges in two incidents last summer, one before his probation for a robbery case had officially started, was sentenced Monday in New London Superior Court to 10 months in prison.

Police: Intoxicated man struck 3 mailboxes, drove into marsh in East Lyme

Police on Monday charged a Groton man with drunkenly crashing into at least three mailboxes and a guardrail, then driving into a marsh.

Preston crash leads to DWI arrest

State police arrested a New Jersey man on drunken driving and other charges early Sunday after they say he crashed his car and then fled.

Police logs - July 16, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Officials: Pedestrian seriously injured in New London rollover crash

Firefighters said they took two people to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital after a pickup truck struck a pedestrian and rolled over in front of Goodyear Monday morning.

Four charged after fight at Ocean Beach

Four people, three of whom are from New Haven, were charged Sunday night after a fight at Ocean Beach Park that police said involved "multiple" people.

Police Logs- July 15, 2019

Arrests by local and state police departments around the region.

Motorcyclist injured in East Lyme crash

The motorcyclist was brought by ambulance Saturday to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital and then flown by Life Star helicopter to Hartford Hospital after the 7:40 p.m. crash.



Man shot, police search for suspect in New London

New London police Chief Peter Reichard arrives during a search taking place Saturday, July 13, 2019, at a multifamily home at 207 Jefferson Ave. in New London for a suspect in a shooting that took place a few blocks away on Walden Avenue.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

A manhunt was underway Saturday in New London for the suspect in a shooting that left a man with life-threatening wounds.

Motorcycle accident closes part of Route 156 in Niantic

A motorcycle accident has prompted the closure of Route 156 (Main Street) between Smith Street and Cini Park, town police said Saturday night.

Police logs - July 14, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police logs - July 13, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Police: Intoxicated woman crashed into fence behind Main Street Grille

Police on Tuesday charged a Massachusetts woman with drunkenly crashing into and damaging the fence behind Main Street Grille.



Montville widow receives $2 million to settle VA malpractice lawsuit

James Hoznor died July 22, 2017, at age 69, after enduring multiple surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, medication and treatments that left him disabled, disfigured and depressed.

Prison employee sues Department of Correction in Confederate flag case

A longtime employee of the Department of Correction is claiming in a federal lawsuit that she was disciplined after complaining about a correction officer's Confederate flag license plate being displayed prominently near the entrance of the...

Man arrested in 2018 Preston burglary

Michael Llorens, 36, allegedley broke into a Route 2 home and cut the copper pipes in the basement.

Police logs - July 12, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Man arrested on heroin, fentanyl charges in Niantic after foot chase

Police received an anonymous report of suspicious activity, resulting in the arrest of North Carolina resident Colten Heath, 30.