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Shelton Police Seek Assistance In Hit And Run Investigation

(SHELTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  The Shelton Police  Department Traffic Division is seeking help from the public  in identifying the owner  of a black  vehicle  which struck a bicyclist at Howe Avenue and Bridge Street about 10 […]



Algae Closes Swimming Areas

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has closed two swimming areas in Connecticut. DEEP says Indian Well State Park in Shelton and Kettletown State Park in Southbury are off […]


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Man Found Dead

(SHELTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  – The State Police  Central  District Major Crime Squad is investigating an untimely death in Shelton.The body of  46 year old  Richard Briereheck was found on the second floor of  a residence  at […]


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Man Charged With Dangerous Illegal Gas Tap in Shelton

SHELTON, Conn. (AP)  Police have arrested a New York man they say set up a dangerous illegal natural gas tap at a Connecticut nail salon he formerly owned. Shelton police Detective Richard Bango said 38-year-old […]


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Connecticut Man Killed In Catskills Hang Gliding Accident

WAWARSING, N.Y. (AP) – Authorities say a 44-year-old Connecticut man has died in a hang glider accident in New York’s Catskill Mountains. State police say Scott Trueblood of Shelton was hang gliding around 6 p.m. […]


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Say Yes To The Dress? Not For 6 Students At This High School

Officials at Shelton High School who reviewed 150 dresses in a crackdown on racy prom attire say just six show too much skin for Saturday’s dance.


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Shelton Teens And Parents Want Prom Dress Code Changed

Some Shelton teens are being told their prom dresses don’t meet the school’s dress code and they won’t be allowed into the dance.


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Man Accused Of Stalking Woman In Shelton

(Shelton, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Shelton police have charged a man after they say he stalked a waitress while she worked at a city restaurant. Police say it all started March 21 when 57-year-old Kim Lariccia, […]


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Pair Nabbed On Burglary Charges

(Shelton, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Two men are under arrest after Shelton police tracked them down following reports of a suspicious vehicle spotted near and around Waverly and Sorghum Roads Tuesday. Officers dispatched to the area […]


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Shelton Accident Victim Identified

(Shelton, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Shelton have released the name of the person killed in an early morning accident on Sunday. The say 21-year-old Alexandre Gross of Naugatuck was the sole occupant of the […]