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Mother Arrested in Death of Infant

The mother of  a  7 month old girl  who drowned in a bathtub  last month has been arrested.34 year old  Erin Lujan  is charged with Manslaughter in the Second Degree an 5  counts of Risk […]

10/11/2013

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Baby Death Ruled an Accident

A  5 month old  girl  found unresponsive  in a bathtub in an apartment at 370 High Street in New Britain Saturday morning died of  asphyxia  due to drowning. Her death has been ruled an accident. […]

09/23/2013

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2 Maine Hikers Rescued But Drive To Ocean Deaths

A pregnant Maine woman and her friend visiting from Pennsylvania got lost hiking and were rescued but died later that evening, authorities said, when they accidentally drove their car into the ocean in the nighttime fog.

07/24/2013

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Swimming Tragedy in Stamford

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has drowned in a swimming accident off Cove Island Park in Stamford. Police Chief Jon Fontneau tells the Stamford Advocate  that Rashad Gross of Stamford was […]

06/21/2013

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Artist’s Death Ruled Accidental Drowning

The state medical examiner’s office has ruled the death of a 59-year-old artist in Fairfield an accidental drowning.

06/21/2013

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Missing Man’s Body Found In Lake

Authorities have identified the man whose body was pulled from a Connecticut lake as that of a missing photographer.

06/20/2013

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Artist Found Dead In Fairfield Marsh

A man found dead of an apparent drowning in a Fairfield marsh was a 59-year-old artist whose work was admired by former President Bill Clinton and actress Kathleen Turner.

06/17/2013

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Child Drowns in Pool

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A toddler had died after falling into a swimming pool at a home in East Hartford. Police say the 1-year-old was pulled from the pool on Pendelton Drive at about […]

05/29/2013

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Man Drowns While Crabbing in Old Saybrook

A man drowned Saturday afternoon while crabbing in Old Saybrook.

07/15/2012

Koi Pond Victims Identified As Grandmother And 2-Year-Old

Greenwich police have identified a 2-year-old boy and a 67-year-old woman who appear to have drowned in a shallow pond for exotic koi fish.

06/17/2011

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