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N.Y. man accused of racial attack at Mystic hotel charged with harassing victim's attorney

Supporters gather around Crystal Caldwell, center left in white, as they wait outside Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, for the court appearance of Philip Sarner and Emily Orbay in New London Superior Court.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

New York man accused of a racially motivated attack on African American hotel clerk Crystal Caldwell on June 26 arrived in New London Superior Court for his first arraignment Friday.

Police logs - Aug. 8, 2020

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Two displaced after New London kitchen fire

Two people have been displaced after a kitchen fire broke out in a 30-unit apartment building at 73 Washington St. on Friday afternoon. There were no injuries.

Ledyard police investigating apparent suicide

Town police are investigating an apparent suicide Friday afternoon in a dirt-pulloff area in the vicinity of Route 12 between Route 214 and River Drive near the Gales Ferry School.

New ruling revisits police immunity in 2012 Groton standoff, suicide

A new law enacted by the General Assembly does not apply to the incident that occurred on July 24, 2012, but an attorney for the estate of Timothy Devine of Groton said the case is "on the money" as to why reform was needed.

Police logs - Aug. 7, 2020

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Police logs - Aug. 6, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments across the region.

Officers hear shots fired, find shell casings in New London

City police are trying to determine what happened after officers heard shots fired while on patrol early Wednesday morning in the Blydenburg Avenue area.

Police investigating armed robbery at New London barbershop

Officers are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery at Anibal Barbershop on Wednesday.

Norwich woman charged with assault in domestic incident

A local woman faces assault and threatening charges after she allegedly caused a minor arm injury with a knife during a domestic dispute.

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Norwich man charged with carjacking in domestic incident

Police charged a local man with carjacking and motor vehicle theft after he allegedly restrained the victim and forcibly took the vehicle.

Police investigate reported shooting in New London

A man suffered a gunshot wound Tuesday night in an incident that police say "does not appear to be a random act."

Police logs - Aug. 5, 2020

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4 families displaced, 4 firefighters injured in Norwich fire

Norwich firefighter Michael Stadnicki, right, and Lt. Kyle Seitz use a pike pole to ventilate the third floor windows from the department´s tower ladder to battle a blaze at 57 Prospect St. in the Greeneville section of Norwich Monday, August 3, 2020.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Four firefighters were injured when a fire severely damaged a multifamily home, displacing four families in Norwich on Monday night, according to fire officials.

Man charged in Pawcatuck stabbing

A Westerly man was arrested last week after police say he stabbed another man in the neck with a pocket knife during a fight behind a downtown Pawcatuck business.

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Groton couple receives settlement in alleged drunken driving crash

Eric and Melanie Thompson suffered serious injuries in the July 21, 2018, crash on Gallup Hill Road near the intersection of Meetinghouse Lane in Ledyard.

Norwich house fire displaces several tenants; firefighters suffer heat issues

Norwich firefighter Michael Stadnicki, right, and Lt. Kyle Seitz use a pike pole to ventilate the third floor windows from the department's tower ladder to battle a blaze at 57 Prospect St. in the Greeneville section of Norwich Monday, August 3, 2020.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

A three-alarm fire caused heavy damage to a large, four-family house at the corner of Prospect and Hickory streets in the city's Greeneville section Monday.

Navy petty officer sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for sexually abusing a minor

Chazzman Chung, 28, was stationed at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton when he met a 13-year-old using the Grindr social media app for adult men.

Police logs - Aug. 4, 2020

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Police logs - Aug. 3, 2020

Arrests by state and local police across the region