Tag Archives: police


Hit-and-run injures construction workers

NAUGATUCK — A hit-and-run accident on Route 8 early Wednesday morning left three construction workers with injuries. The accident occurred at about 2:10 a.m. in a construction zone on Route…


Man charged with sexual assault

PROSPECT — A former Prospect man who is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl last summer was apprehended Tuesday in Massachusetts. Jirom Gibeau, 31, of 6 Gould St.,…


Six facing charges in connection to robbery

NAUGATUCK — Police have charged six people in connection with an armed robbery of two teenagers Sunday at Salem Park. Anthony Alvarado, 19, James Bridges, Jr., 22, Achaunti Strong, 18,…


Police investigating vandalism, break-ins

NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating a rash of break-ins and vandalism complaints that include a theft from a little league clubhouse and damage to a building owned by a state…


Off-duty Prospect cop subdues man on train

PROSPECT — An off-duty Prospect police officer heading into New York City Friday afternoon stopped a man with a knife from harming himself and possibly hurting others. Officer Anthony Cipriano…


Police investigating accident involving cruiser

NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating a five-car accident involving a Naugatuck police cruiser. The accident happened Sunday at the corner of Candee Road and New Haven Road after 2 p.m….


Police stepping up seatbelt enforcement

PROSPECT — Prospect police are enforcing seat belt laws as part of the national Click It or Ticket campaign. Officers will ticket those who are found not wearing their seat…


Man faces assault charge after stabbing incident

PROSPECT — A Prospect man is free on $100,000 bond to face charges of first-degree assault after a stabbing incident Saturday at a Prospect home. Anthony Magnano, 21, of 47…


Man arrested on warrant after disturbance

BEACON FALLS — Police charged a local man with kidnapping over the weekend after an early morning altercation at his home. Just after midnight Sunday, state troopers were called to…


Police: Suspicious man offered rides to children

NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating two separate reports of a suspicious man offering rides to children. The first incident occurred at about 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. The second incident occurred…