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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 […]


Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

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 […]


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Chef Will Stand Trial For Murder

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A judge has found probable cause to try a Trumbull restaurant chef for murder in a road rage stabbing. Thirty-six-year-old Tony Espinal is accused of killing 27-year-old Bryant Kelly on the […]


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Road Rage Arrest

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A road rage incident Wednesday morning on Route 8 has led to the arrest of a  24 year old Bridgeport man.State Police received a  report about a  car weaving in and out […]


Secretary of the State Denise Merrill (Courtesy CT-N)

Merrill Reacts To Judge’s Decision On Hartford Registrars

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The state’s chief elections official is weighing in on a ruling by a judge on Tuesday that bars Hartford’s City Council from continuing removal proceedings against the city’s three registrars of […]


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Grocery Store Homicide

 (BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Bridgeport Police are seeking two men  who  shot the owner of  a grocery store  to death during a  Saturday afternoon robbery. Just after 3 p.m.  57 year old Jose Salgado and his […]


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Bridgeport ’16 Budget: No Tax Increase

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has his proposed budget to the City Council for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The spending plan contains no tax increase and no layoffs, increases funding for education, […]


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Man Last Seen With Missing Woman Dead

(Stratford,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Police investigating the  disappearance of a  57 year old Bridgeport woman  found human remains  in a marshy area behind an industrial park  on Watson Boulevard  in Stratford Monday.The remains were taken to […]