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Aaron Kupec
September 13, 2019 - 9:21 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Waterbury police have charged a local high school student with threatening and breach of peace, after receiving complaints about social media threats. Police say Shy'rese Eastwood, 18, of Waterbury, made posts on Instagram that were interpreted as threats toward...
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Matt Dwyer
August 27, 2019 - 10:39 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man charged with dragging a police officer about 100 feet with his car and knocking the officer unconscious has been held on $750,000 bond. Adam Dejesus appeared in court on Monday to face charges including assault on a police officer in connection with the...
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AP
August 05, 2019 - 10:37 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - Police say a motorcyclist was killed after crashing into a guardrail on Interstate 84 in Waterbury. The operator, whose name was not released Monday morning, struck a guardrail just east of the newly built Harpers Ferry Road bridge at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The Republican...
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Bernie Loubier
August 04, 2019 - 11:17 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Police in Waterbury are asking for the public's help in tracking down the car and driver involved in a deadly hit and run. Authorities say a man was crossing North Main Street early Saturday morning when he was struck by a vehicle. The victim, identified as 69-year-old Henry...
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AP
July 22, 2019 - 11:43 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut police say a pit bull has attacked and killed a Chihuahua. The attack happened outside a house in Waterbury on Sunday. Lt. David Silverio says the canines lived in the same house but with separate families and did not get along. The dogs' owners say they usually...
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AP
June 21, 2019 - 9:54 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - An 81-year-old Connecticut man charged with using a scarf to strangle a 76-year-old woman in a nursing home has been ruled incompetent to stand trial on a murder charge. The "Republican American" reports that a clinical social worker at a state psychiatric hospital told a...
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