Anonymous Tips Lead to Drug Bust In Plainfield

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During the month of February 2017, members of the Plainfield Police Department received information from anonymous tipsters. The tipsters stated that 36 Year old James K. Yeargan was selling heroin and was possibly living somewhere on Norwich Road in Plainfield Connecticut. In addition,… Read More

MOVE OVER – It’s the Law

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“If you see an emergency vehicle on the side of the road, you must move one lane over if you can, to give them room.” All over Connecticut, there have been accidents involving police cars and emergency vehicles being struck while pulled over… Read More

K-9 Assists in Drug Seizure *UPDATE*

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From the Troop D Quality of Life Task Force Facebook Page: “K9 Dodie assisted Trooper’s assigned to the QLTF today with a traffic stop. Heroin and crack cocaine prepackaged for sale was seized, press release to follow.”           Updated… Read More

Man Arrested After Seen on Stolen Boat

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On March 1, 2017, Shameek Obajakuta Afrika, age 45 from Manchester, was arrested after fleeing the scene when officers stopped the vehicle he was driving. The vehicle had been listed as stolen, and after fleeing the scene, Afrika was found on Lake Terramuggus… Read More

Tree Fall Causes Fatal Crash on Rt 6

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On March 2 around 2:30pm, police were notified that a tree had fallen across Rt. 6 in Columbia due to the heavy winds, and onto the vehicle of James Marcelynas (D.O.B. 3/27/76) of Wethersfield. The case is currently under investigation.   Source: CSP… Read More

Adult Probation Home Visit Results in Heroin Arrest

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On February 28, 2017 at approximately 4 pm members of the Danielson Adult Probation conducted a home visit of 33 year old Joseph Suntheimer at #45 Spring Street, Danielson. Upon arrival probation officers discovered Suntheimer attempting to hide numerous bags of heroin. Troop… Read More

3 Suspects Lead Groton Police on Chase

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On Monday, February 27, Groton police alerted residents using their Everbridge notification alert system. Their notification let residents know that there was a missing vehicle stolen from the area of Pheasant Run Condos. The suspects, currently labeled as unknown, led Stonington and Groton… Read More

Two CT Troopers Arrested for Kidnapping and Assault

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While off-duty on February 18th, two troopers, Xavier Cruz and Rupert Laird, beat a man up in Wethersfield causing injuries that needed medical attention. They have been charged with first-degree kidnapping with a firearm, second-degree assault with a firearm, and deprivation of rights… Read More

Rt 201 Accident Takes Down a Pole

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On Saturday 2/25/17 around 12pm a report of a car accident came in. The accident occurred on Route 201 near the vicinity of 740 Hopeville Rd. According to Griswold fire chief, Tom Holowaty, it was a single car accident with one person transported… Read More