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Westport

Ya-Tung Liu (Westport Police)

Man Arrested in Scissors Attack

A 36-year-old man has been charged with assault after Westport Police say a fight between brother escalated and one was stabbed in the head with a pair of scissors.

04/04/2014

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Minn. College Student From Westport, Top Frisbee Player, Dies In Crash

Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, one from Connecticut, who were members of one of the nation’s top Ultimate Frisbee teams.

03/01/2014

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Metro-North Passengers Stranded In Cold

Nearly 200 Metro-North rail passengers were stranded in freezing temperatures for about two hours when their train lost power in Connecticut because of a downed wire that continues to cause delays.

01/23/2014

Anouk Govil (Courtesy Norwalk Police)

Woman Charged In Attempted Pet Store Break-In

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) – Police say a 23-year-old Norwalk woman allegedly spotted by an officer using a rock to try and smash open the front door of a closed Westport pet store said she “wanted […]

01/15/2014

Andrew Robert Levene (Courtesy Department of Justice)

Suspect’s Widow Sues Over Inability To Collect His Life Insurance

The widow of a man found hanged in a Spanish prison cell after being arrested in a fatal Connecticut jewelry heist is suing a Delaware company over her inability to collect life insurance.

01/13/2014

Kevin Ollie (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

12/31/13 Sports Commentary: A Look Back…

it was quite the 2013 for sports in connecticut…let’s look back…let’s start here at home with the connecticut brand — the uconn huskies…what a tumultuous year it was up in storrs…things started with the uconn […]

01/01/2014

Divers search the Saugatuck River after the discovery of a body. Police now say it appears Annette White was accidentally struck by a train. Photo courtesy of Westport Police.

Mystery Solved In Death Of Woman Found In River

WESTPORT (CBS Connecticut) – Westport police say information from a train passenger and video footage from the Saugatuck train station  helped them solve the mystery of a woman whose body was found in the Saugatuck […]

12/30/2013

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Autopsy On Westport Body Shows Blunt Trauma

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Westport police say a woman pulled from the Saugatuck River earlier in the week died from blunt impact injuries to the head, torso, and extremities, either from being struck by a […]

12/30/2013

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Body Found In Westport River Identified

Westport, Conn. (CBS Connecticut)_Police in Westport  say the body of  45 year old Annette White of  Maine  was discovered at the mouth of the Saugatuck River. She had recently been living at a home in […]

12/27/2013

Robert Brannigan (Courtesy Westport Police)

Silver Alert For Missing 85-Year-Old

Authorities have issued a Silver Alert for an 85-year-old man missing from Westport.

12/04/2013

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