Norwich

Norwich Police Department patch. From Norwich Police Department web site.

Bulletin Hazmat Scare

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Norwich authorities locked down the city police department and The Bulletin newspaper building for a couple of hours because of a potentially threatening letter. The Bulletin reports  that the newspaper’s publisher, […]

11/20/2013

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Two Vie For Medical Marijuana Backing In Norwich

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Two developers are competing for state approval to build a medical marijuana production plant in Norwich. Nascent Sciences in Bloomfield and David Kimmel of Montebello, N.Y., have applied for one of […]

11/19/2013

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Norwich Man Facing Multiple Drug Counts

Norwich police have arrested a city man a a slew of drug charges. Just before 11 o’clock this morning, officers with assistance from the Statewide Narcotics Task Force picked up 30-year-old Eric Ortiz. Armed with […]

11/14/2013

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Electric Boat Announces Layoffs

Electric Boat has informed 115 workers that they’re being laid off effective January 10 next year. The word came down this morning. The company says the employees are shipfitters, painters, and outside machinists with the […]

11/13/2013

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Griswold Cat Proves He Really Does Have 9 Lives

GRISWOLD, Conn. (AP) – A cat is recovering after being shot through the face by an arrow. The cat named Coffee struggled to approach owner Annmarie Jenkins of Griswold in late October because he was […]

11/07/2013

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Arrest In July, 2011, Norwich Arson

A former Norwich man already serving a nearly-five-year sentence is charged with in connection with a fire more than two years ago that caused $400,000 in damage to a Norwich apartment building and displaced ten residents .

10/16/2013

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Alleged Kidnap Victim Climbs Through Fast Food Drive-Through Window

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ State Police say an East Haddam woman escaped from an accused kidnapper by climbing through a fast food drive-through window. The Bulletin reports (http://bit.ly/GzzQyX ) that police say the unidentified woman […]

10/01/2013

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Norwich Man Found With Cache Of Guns, Drugs

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Police have seized a cache of guns from an accused Norwich drug dealer. The Bulletin reports (http://bit.ly/1aQ6EgY ) that police say they stopped Kevin Ganns’ pickup truck on Wednesday and found […]

09/20/2013

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Two Facing Drug, Gun Charges In Norwich

Two men are facing multiple drug and weapons charges in Norwich. Police were called just after 3:30 this morning to a disturbance involving someone armed with a handgun at an apartment on Convent Avenue. Upon […]

09/14/2013

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Homecoming Ceremony Tuesday For Connecticut Guard Soldiers

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Two units of the Connecticut Army National Guard are being recognized for their deployments to Afghanistan and Bahrain. A formal homecoming ceremony is scheduled for them both on Tuesday at the […]

08/31/2013

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