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Premium Content Police logs - July 23

 July 23, 2014; Updated: 12:31 am

Everett James Mitcher, 20, of Hamden, was charged Monday in Groton with reckless use of a highway by a pedestrian, interfering with a police officer and breach of peace.

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Premium Content Chyung sentenced to 40 years for wife's murder

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 12:04 am

Chihan Eric Chyung, who insisted throughout his trial that he accidentally shot his newlywed wife, Paige Ann Bennett, at their Taftville home on June 2, 2009, has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for murder.

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Premium Content UPDATED: New London firefighters extinguish two-family home fire; residents displaced

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 7:37 pm

City firefighters on Tuesday extinguished a fire at a two-family home at 7 Williams St. that displaced multiple residents

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Premium Content UPDATED: Accident cleared on I-95 in East Lyme

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 5:13 pm

An accident on Interstate 95 South that led to traffic congestion for several miles prior to the Rocky Neck connector at Exit 72 has been cleared, according to the state Department of Transportation.

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Premium Content Animal control reports pets being killed by coyotes in Waterford

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 2:37 pm

Coyotes were responsible for the deaths of at least two pets over the past two weeks, and the local animal control officer is warning residents to be vigilant.

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Premium Content Police search for missing New London teen

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 12:15 pm

State police have issued a Silver Alert for a New London woman who was last seen Monday.

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Premium Content Man accused of damaging athletic fields at Old Lyme high school

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 9:24 am

An Old Lyme man was arrested early Monday morning after police said he drove his father's car and damaged several athletic fields at Lyme-Old Lyme High School.

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Premium Content Three charged in overnight burglaries in Mystic

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 7:36 am

Town police early this morning arrested three people who they say broke into cars in the area of Pequot Avenue in the Mystic section of town.

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Premium Content Police logs - July 22

 July 22, 2014; Updated: 12:28 am

Herman E. Smith III, 37, of 50 George Ave., Apt. 1, Groton, was charged Sunday with possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics within 1,500 feet of a school, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license or registration,...

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Premium Content Holmes sentenced to 54 years for Norwich murder

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 12:05 am

New London Superior Court Judge Barbara Bailey Jongbloed sentenced 27-year-old Daquan R. Holmes to 54 years in prison Monday for the murder of Johnny Amy in Norwich three years ago, calling the Franklin Street shooting a senseless act of violence in...

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Premium Content Old Lyme man charged with possession of child porn

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 3:55 pm

A 20-year-old Old Lyme man who admitted to investigators that he was “obsessed” with collecting sexual images of minor boys pleaded not guilty to first-degree possession of child pornography when he was presented Monday morning in New...

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Premium Content New London police ID victim in fatal motorcycle crash

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 3:04 pm

Police have identified the motorcyclist who died in a crash on Bank Street Saturday as 51-year-old Donna Starzecki of Shelton.

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Premium Content Two displaced in Norwich fire

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 6:53 am

City firefighters Sunday night quickly extinguished an apartment fire at 2 East Baltic St. that displaced two adults.

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Premium Content Norwich police rescue man from Shetucket River

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 6:29 am

Norwich police Sunday rescued a man in distress who was struggling to get out of the Shetucket River in the area of the Eighth Street bridge.

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Premium Content Police logs for July 21, 2014

 July 21, 2014; Updated: 12:15 am

Herman E. Smith III, 37, of 50 George Ave., Apt. 1, Groton, was charged Sunday with possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license or registration, improper use of markers/registration/license, failure to...

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Premium Content Police logs - July 20

 July 20, 2014; Updated: 7:57 pm

Blaine R. Booeraem, 35, of 57 Potash Hill Road, Baltic, was charged Friday with possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics and use of drug paraphernalia.

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Premium Content New London police arrest four, find fake gun after large gathering

 July 19, 2014; Updated: 12:07 am

Police said they arrested four men and found a facsimile firearm after responding Friday to a report that a large crowd that had gathered in the area of 195 Colman St. and a man was flashing a gun.

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Premium Content Police logs - July 19

 July 19, 2014; Updated: 12:30 am

Connor G. Lehner, 22, of 9 Thames Terrace, Norwich, was charged Friday with first-degree failure to appear in court, six counts of second-degree failure to appear in court and two counts of violation of probation.

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Premium Content Motorcyclist dies in crash outside Harley-Davidson store in New London

 July 19, 2014; Updated: 12:47 am

A female motorcyclist who was pulling out of the Mike's Famous Harley-Davidson store on Bank Street Saturday afternoon died after her motorcycle collided with a commercial box truck, police said.

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Premium Content Report of gun prompts search, arrests in New London

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 12:20 am

Several men were taken into police custody Friday following what witnesses said were reports of a man flashing a gun in the area of Colman Street and Walden Avenue.

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Premium Content New London police charge driver after car versus pedestrian accident at Fishers Island Ferry terminal

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 12:33 am

Police charged a man in connection with an accident Friday morning in the parking lot of the Fishers Island Ferry terminal in which a woman and her 2-year-old child were hit.

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Premium Content Montville man charged with home invasion, sexual assault

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 12:37 am

State police arrested a Montville man Thursday who they say entered an unknown residence, woke up three juvenile females and inappropriately touched at least one of them.

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Premium Content Boat fire in New London under investigation

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 12:32 am

A small boat was badly damaged and two adjacent boats suffered minor damage Friday after a fire broke out in a boat docked at Shaw's Cove.

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Premium Content Bank robbery reported in Mystic

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 12:15 am

Stonington police are searching for a man who they say pointed a gun at a teller at 11:24 a.m. Friday and robbed the People’s United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. in Mystic

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Premium Content UPDATED: Car flips over during crash in downtown Norwich

 July 18, 2014; Updated: 11:10 pm

A two-car accident at the intersection of Water Street and Courthouse Square Friday evening left one vehicle on its roof and closed off Courthouse Square to traffic for one hour, police said.

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