Another New London school employee charged with sexual assault

Police arrested a second New London school employee on sexual assault charges Thursday: a track coach hired by the district as a paraprofessional.

Police: Norwich resident had 400 bags of fentantyl in his home

Police have charged a city resident with having 400 bags of fentanyl and $3,000 in cash in his home at 12½ Terrace Ave. in Taftville.

Police: Suspect used screwdriver to stab person in New London

Police are searching for a person who they said used a screwdriver to stab someone else near Riverview Avenue and Crescent Street Wednesday.

Administrator suing New London schools, claims defamation

School administrator Alison Burdick is suing the superintendent, the Board of Education and the magnet school director for what her lawyer says is a witch hunt that has caused tremendous damage to her reputation.

Police logs - May 23, 2019

Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.

Waterbury man headed to trial in casino counterfeit case

Raikes Delacruz-Gomez had been permanently ejected from the casino in 2009 and was using a fake player's card when he allegedly played tables games with $1,900 in counterfeit currency.

Casino staff puts out fire at Mohegan Sun

No one injured in incident in Sky Tower, casino spokesman says.

Indicted CMEEC officials seek dismissal of all federal charges

The five defendants charged in federal indictments over the lavish Kentucky Derby trips are seeking dismissal of the cases by a federal judge.

Police: Norwich man intentionally crashed into ex-girlfriend's car

Police have charged a Norwich man with intentionally crashing into a car driven by his ex-girlfriend on the evening of April 28.

Montville woman charged in alleged armed robbery

Police charged Montville woman with robbery and other charges in connection with an alleged armed robbery Feb. 12 in the Stop & Shop supermarket parking lot.

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Police logs - May 22, 2019

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New London police searching for driver who seriously injured pedestrian

Police said they're searching for a driver who struck and seriously injured a man near Shaw and Hamilton streets early Monday.

Police logs - May 19

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State's highest court affirms extra taxation on Groton Long Point

The state Supreme Court on Tuesday affirmed a lower court's decision that Groton Long Point property owners whose taxes increased by 35 percent following the 2011 revaluation are not entitled to tax relief.

Street level dealer sentenced to probation in New London area drug trafficking case

A 29-year-old man who operated as a street-level dealer in a large scale heroin trafficking operation in New London County received a sentence of four years of probation last week in U.S. District Court.

Man headed to trial for robberies inside Groton Stop & Shop

John Henri Lamotte, a previously convicted bank robber, has been held in lieu of $200,000 since Groton Town Police arrested him in February 2018 and charged him with robberies that occurred in 2016 and 2017.

Three sentenced in Ledyard home invasion

According to court documents, Kristal Lis, 29, of Mystic, who had regularly provided paid sexual services to a 72-year-old man who lived on Smith Pond Way, set up and participated in the robbery of her customer.

Police logs — May 20, 2019

Arrests by state and local police departments across the region