A lawyer for the estate of a New Jersey man who drowned in a Connecticut lake last year has filed a notice that he intends to sue the town of Oxford for alleged negligence.
Animal control officers seized a horse, two miniature horses, a donkey, a pig, a goat, 18 chickens, six guinea fowl and six turkeys, as well as four dogs and a cat, which were found to be living in inhumane conditions at a home in Oxford Tuesday.
State police think carbon monoxide poisoning caused the deaths of an Oxford man and his three dogs.
A 26-year-old New Jersey man has drowned while swimming with friends at a recreation area in Oxford.
State Police say one person was killed and two others were injured when the Ford Mustang they were in lost control, struck an embankment, went airborne, slammed into a building, and ended up on its roof late Friday night in Oxford.
The State Medical Examiner’s Office has determined that the Woodbridge boater missing in Lake Housatonic for nearly a week died of natural causes.
State Police say Oxford’s former tax collector, who has been accused of theft, has been arrested on larceny and forgery charges.
Oxford says it will receive a $100,000 insurance settlement to partially recoup money that town officials say was misappropriated by the former tax collector.
An Oxford man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for what prosecutors say was his leadership of a marijuana growing and distribution conspiracy.