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UPS Deliveryman Reports Being Bitten By Roaming Dog At Darien Home

UPS Deliveryman Reports Being Bitten By Roaming Dog At Darien Home

DARIEN, Conn. -- A UPS driver was bit by one of three roaming dogs at a home on Old Kings Highway North in Darien, police said.

Police were dispatched to 158 Old Kings Highway North at around 5:40 p.m. on Friday, July 21. The UPS employee told police that the home has three roaming dogs, and that ...

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DUI Charge For Norwalk Woman, 20, In Westport Crash That Sent 4 To Hospital

DUI Charge For Norwalk Woman, 20, In Westport Crash That Sent 4 To Hospital

WESTPORT, Conn. — A 20-year-old Norwalk woman who was the driver at fault in a three-car pileup in Westport that sent four people to the hospital has been arrested on multiple charges, in...

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Woman Charged With DUI In Darien After Hitting Pole With Child In Backseat

Woman Charged With DUI In Darien After Hitting Pole With Child In Backseat

DARIEN, Conn. -- A Norwalk woman who tried to leave the scene of an accident in Darien after backing her car into a light pole with a child in the backseat was arrested on drunken driving...

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Darien Man Who Blamed Dog For Rollover Crash Charged With DUI

Darien Man Who Blamed Dog For Rollover Crash Charged With DUI

DARIEN, Conn. — A 43-year-old Darien man who first told police he rolled over his Jeep in an attempt to avoid a dog in the road admitted "you got me" as they arrested him on drunken-drivi...

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Woman From New Mexico Charged With Leaving Dog In Hot Car At Westport YMCA

Woman From New Mexico Charged With Leaving Dog In Hot Car At Westport YMCA

WESTPORT, Conn. — A woman from New Mexico was arrested after she left her dog inside her car, where the temperature soared to 113 degrees, while she worked out at the Westport-Weston YMCA...

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Stamford Man Charged With Punching Child, Swinging Samurai Sword At Family

Stamford Man Charged With Punching Child, Swinging Samurai Sword At Family

STAMFORD, Conn. — A 44-year-old Stamford man punched a special needs child in the face and then threatened the child's family with a samurai sword, according to the Stamford Advocate. Pol...

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Police: Darien Man, 51, Filled Alcohol Orders From Teens Via Text Message

Police: Darien Man, 51, Filled Alcohol Orders From Teens Via Text Message

DARIEN, Conn. – A 51-year-old Darien man was arrested after police said he was buying alcohol for teens at a substantial markup over a period of several months. Officers and detectives we...

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Norwalk Man Charged With Trying To Sell Opioid-Laced Crack; 7 ODs Reported

Norwalk Man Charged With Trying To Sell Opioid-Laced Crack; 7 ODs Reported

NORWALK, Conn. — A man fought with officers as he was arrested on charges of trying to sell Fentanyl-laced crack cocaine on Saturday, the same day that the Norwalk Police Department dealt...

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Boat Sinks Near Lighthouse Off Coast Of Fairfield

Boat Sinks Near Lighthouse Off Coast Of Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 30-foot trawler sank into the waters of Long Island Sound after hitting rocks near the Penfield Reef Lighthouse off the coast of Fairfield at about noon Sunday, accor...

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Opiate-Laced Crack Leads To 5 Overdoses, 2 Fatal, In One Day In Norwalk

Opiate-Laced Crack Leads To 5 Overdoses, 2 Fatal, In One Day In Norwalk

NORWALK, Conn. — Two people died and three others were hospitalized after they suffered drug overdoses on Saturday in five separate incidents across the city, Norwalk police said.  The ov...

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