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Kyle Seitz, left, leaves Danbury Superior Court with his attorney. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut Man Spared Prison In Toddler Son’s Hot Car Death

A judge on Thursday spared a Connecticut father from prison time in the death of a young son he left in a car on a hot day, saying the man had suffered enough.

04/09/2015

Kyle Seitz, left, leaves Danbury Superior Court with his attorney. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Father Enters Plea In Hot-car Death Of Son

A Ridgefield man who left his 15-month-old son in a hot car last summer when he forgot to take him to daycare has entered a plea.

03/10/2015

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Ridgefield Works Toward Sendak Museum

Three years after Maurice Sendak’s death, his western Connecticut hometown of Ridgefield is pursuing a museum honoring the author of “Where the Wild Things Are.”

02/25/2015

Kyle Seitz, center, leaves Danbury Superior Court with his attorney. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Pretrial Hearing In Hot Car Death

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) – A pretrial hearing has been set for a Connecticut father charged with causing his 15-month-old son’s death by leaving the boy in the car for hours on a hot July day. […]

12/16/2014

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Police: Father Tried To Shake Son Left In Car

An arrest warrant says that when Kyle Seitz realized he had left his 15-month-old son in a hot car for hours last July, he shrieked and tried to shake the child awake.

11/14/2014

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7 Charged In Drunken Party That Led To Ridgfield Teen’s Death

Seven teens have been charged for drinking at a house party back in March where a teenage girl was killed walking outside later that night

09/10/2014

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Death Of Child Left In Car Ruled Homicide

The death of a 1-year-old Ridgefield boy left in a car by his father has been ruled a homicide.

08/21/2014

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Mother Of Baby Who Died In Hot Car Says She Forgives Husband

A Connecticut woman whose 15-month-old son died this month after her husband left him in a car on a hot day says she forgives him.

07/29/2014

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Pedestrian Killed In Ridgefield Was HS Girl

Authorities have identified a pedestrian who died after being hit by a car in Ridgefield as a 15-year-old high school sophomore who starred in a local production of “The Nutcracker” in December.

03/17/2014

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Comment On Newtown Leads To School Board Official’s Resignation

BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A local school board member in Connecticut has resigned amid an outcry over his comment that he would observe the one-year anniversary of the Newtown school shootings by distributing ammunition. Gregory […]

01/09/2014

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