Hearing to make Todt triple murder case warrant public scheduled for Friday

A hearing on whether the arrest warrant for Anthony Todt, a Colchester physical therapist who confessed last week to murdering his wife, children and family dog in Celebration, Fla., should be unsealed and made public is scheduled for Friday,...

Domestic violence agency wants public to know that free, confidential services are available

The staff at Safe Futures, which provides services to domestic violence victims in 21 southeastern Connecticut towns, is reeling from the news of yet another domestic violence homicide in the region over the past weekend.

Norwich police say homicide victim stabbed during 911 call

Jeffrey T. Stovall Jr., 22, center, of Worcester, Mass., responds to a question Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, from Judge Francis J. Foley III in Connecticut Superior Court GA21 in Norwich. Stovall is charged in the fatal stabbing of Jason Beck on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at Beck's Sandy Lane apartment in Norwich.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Norwich police say stabbing victim Jason Beck called 911 from his Sandy Lane apartment Saturday night and spoke to a dispatcher while his longtime partner stood over him and continued to stab him.

Police issue Silver Alert for missing New London teen

Police have issued a silver alert for a 16-year-old girl, classified as an endangered runaway, who has been missing from New London since earlier in the day Tuesday.

Norwich man faces assault, larceny charges in Dec. 13 incidents

A local man faces robbery, larceny and motor vehicle charges stemming from two Dec. 13 incidents that allegedly started with a larceny at Surplus Unlimited.

Police logs - Jan. 22, 2020

Arrests by state and local police departments across the region

Police logs - Jan. 21, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Waterford police make four arrests in attempted ATV theft

Police have made four arrests over the past month in conjunction with the attempted theft of all-terrain vehicles from Motorsports Nation in April,

Police logs - Jan. 20, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Snow brings slippery conditions to southeastern Connecticut

Norwich Fire Department personnel tend to the driver of a minivan that crashed through a fence at the end of Cedar Street on on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, and fell 50 feet down onto Court Street.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Snow showers on Saturday afternoon led to accidents throughout the region, and drew out plows that had so far sat idle for much of the season.



Early morning fire in Stonington displaces two residents

Stonington police Capt. Todd Olson said the fire was caused by a wood-burning stove in the single-family home at 985 Stonington Road.

Road remains closed hours after accident near Waterford Speedbowl

Route 85 is closed in the area of the Waterford-New London Speedbowl due to a car that crashed into a power pole Friday morning. The road has been closed for hours.

Police logs - Jan. 18, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

No cause of death yet in Todt case

The cause of death for all four victims is pending the results of a toxicology study, which usually take 10 to 12 weeks.



Police logs - Jan. 19, 2020

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

New London state's attorney overseeing investigation of officer-involved shooting in West Haven

New London State's Attorney Michael L. Regan is overseeing the investigation into a recent officer-involved shooting that killed a 19-year-old New Haven man in West Haven.

Details emerge in federal investigation into Anthony Todt

Anthony Todt (Provided by Osceola County Sheriff's Office)

Todt, who Florida police say confessed to killing his wife, three children and the family dog, was under federal investigation for health care fraud leading up to the deaths of his family.

Police search for 12-year-old missing from New London

Leynece Coons is described as a white girl with brown hair and brown eyes. She weighs about 85 pound and is about 5 feet tall, and was last seen wearing a black Nike jacket, a school uniform shirt, black jeans and red sneakers.

Police logs - Friday, Jan. 17

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.