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Matt Dwyer
August 30, 2018 - 5:45 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- A judge today ordered 9-months in prison for a drug-dealing former priest who tested positive for amphetamines while on supervised release. The judge found that former Monsignor Kevin Wallin violated the conditions of his release, by repeatedly testing positive for illegal drugs. The...
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Matt Dwyer
August 24, 2018 - 7:28 pm
DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man accused of recruiting young intellectually disabled and mentally ill men into a sex trafficking ring was sentenced to 4 ½-years in prison Friday after pleading guilty. The News-Times in Danbury reports that 52-year-old Robert King, of Danbury, accepted a...
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August 06, 2018 - 11:18 am
DANBURY, Conn. (AP) - A motorcyclist has been injured in a crash that killed a deer in Connecticut. Danbury police Lt. Christian Carroccio tells the News-Times the deer ran into the biker's path around 8:40 a.m. Sunday. Carroccio says the motorcyclist tried to swerve out of the way, but he hit and...
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AP
July 25, 2018 - 12:10 pm
DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut say a passenger in a pickup truck was killed when a large tree fell on the moving vehicle. Danbury police on Wednesday identified the victim of Tuesday's accident as 45-year-old city resident Walter Cardenas Salinas. Salinas was a passenger in Edgar Nugra...
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AP
July 20, 2018 - 3:20 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A food service worker at the federal prison in Danbury has been indicted on charges that he tried to smuggle phones into the prison. Thirty-seven-year-old Eric Williams of Bridgeport pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of providing contraband in prison and making false...
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Emily Archacki
July 12, 2018 - 11:08 am
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTIC) – A man incarcerated in federal prison will have additional time added onto his sentence for having a weapon in jail. John Faucher pleaded guilty in Bridgeport federal court to possessing contraband in federal prison. Faucher, an inmate at the Federal Correctional...
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