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Former Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sex Assault Charges

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut high school teacher has pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges involving one of his female students. The Connecticut Post reports that 49-year-old Glenn Mishuck pleaded guilty to four […]


A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro-North Train Strikes Pedestrian In Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Metro-North Railroad says a pedestrian has been struck by one of its trains in Fairfield.


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Report Finds Bridgeport Police Justified In Fatal Shooting

A state prosecutor says four Bridgeport police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old man who authorities say pointed a gun at police during an undercover operation.


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Bridgeport Father Charged In The Death Of His Baby

An autopsy found a high level of alcohol in the system of the man’s 5-month-old son.


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Body Pulled From Bridgeport River

Authorities are investigating after a body was pulled from the Pequonnock River in Bridgeport in front of dozens of people enjoying the weekend weather, including families with children.


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Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty in Car Theft, TV-Like Crash

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP)  A Bridgeport man faces 15 years in prison after police say he stole a car and fled with the owner clinging to the roof. The Connecticut Post reports Carlos Vidal Jr. pleaded […]


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Man Charged In Rape Of Girlfriend’s Daughter

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A 26-year-old Bridgeport man has been charged with raping his girlfriend’s 13-year-old daughter. Police say Angel Torres was arrested Tuesday and charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and risk of […]


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Former Mayor Ganim Announces He’ll Run Again

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport’s former mayor wants to be the city’s future mayor. Joe Ganim, one of the most popular politican’s in the city’s history, has announced he has filed papers to seek the […]


18-year-old Treizy Lopez and 22 year-old Leighton Vanderberg (courtesy of Bridgeport PD)

2nd Suspect Arrested in Bridgeport Store Owner’s Killing

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP)  The second man sought in the fatal shooting of a Bridgeport store owner earlier this month has been arrested. Bridgeport police said 18-year-old Treizy Lopez was taken into custody in West Haven […]


Mayor Finch, Assistant Chief Nardozzi show photo of suspect Treizy Lopez (Courtesy Office of the Bridgeport Mayor)

2nd Arrest In Killing Of Grocery Store Owner

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police say they’ve made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a city grocery store owner from earlier this month. Eighteeen-year-old Treizy Lopez was picked up this morning […]