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Waterbury man arrested for strangulation

August 25, 2016
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Police - Ashami Curry 082216

Ashami Curry, 26, of Waterbury was arrested by police on Monday, Aug. 22 after a domestic violence investigation on Darling Street in Southington at approximately 3:45 a.m. According to police, Curry went to the victim’s residence, grabbed the victim by the neck as the victim was laying in bed, and attempted to strangle the victim.…

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Park View Drive burglars caught by police

August 24, 2016
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Nolan Sorber

Police arrested one man and two minors for breaking into vehicles and sheds in the area of Park View Drive after receiving reports from area residents. On Aug. 21, at approximately 5:25 a.m., police received reports of three suspicious males looking into vehicles, and the witness directed police to the area. Police found Nolan Sorber, 18,…

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Police Blotter for the Aug. 26 edition

August 24, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, July 28 through Wednesday, Aug. 3: Besnik Fera, 27, of 52 Wheeler Vlg, Southington, was charged on June 28 with selling illegal drugs. Christopher Alston, 29, of 149 Chipper Rd., Waterbury, was charged on Aug. 15 with criminal attempt to commit first degree…

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Police break up after hours party at Camp Sloper

August 19, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Southington police dispatchers received a report of a large party on the property of YMCA Camp Sloper on Tuesday, Aug. 16, at approximately 10:47 p.m., and investigating officers found a caravan of 10 to 15 vehicles driving through the property. The people found within the vehicles claimed that they heard there was a party at the camp via…

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Texting accident leads to DUI arrest

August 18, 2016
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Police were called to Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike on Wednesday, Aug. 17, at approximately 9 p.m., with reports of a three car accident with injuries in the area of Canal Street. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Traci Creem, 45, of Meriden for driving under the influence and closed the road for approximately an hour during the…

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Police blotter for the Aug. 19 edition

August 17, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, July 28 through Wednesday, Aug. 3: Angela Mikienis, 30, of 52 Woodruff St., Southington, was charged on Aug. 5 with disorderly conduct. Kevin R. Sisco, 27, of 50 Baldwin Circle, Southington, was charged on Aug. 5 with disorderly conduct. Dianna Stapleton-St. Germain, 49,…

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Drunk driver arrested with 5 year old passenger

August 11, 2016
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Dianna Stapleton-St. Germaine

Police arrested a Cheshire woman for drunk driving with her child in the car. Dianna Stapleton-St. Germaine, 49, was taken into custody after police received tips about an erratic vehicle on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike in Southington. Officers were dispatched at approximately 3:40 p.m. on Aug. 5 after receiving reports about the vehicle on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike in…

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Police arrest motorist for brandishing fake gun on I-84

August 10, 2016
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Jason Brian Marek

State police arrested a Southington man for brandishing a fake gun at motorists on I-84 Westbound in Cheshire and Southington. Jason Brian Marek, 35, of 585 Pleasant St. in Southington, was arrested and charged with illegal use/possession of a facsimile handgun and breach of peace. State police received reports around 7:05 p.m. that the operator of…

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Man arrested for stealing from town and domestic violence

August 10, 2016
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Jared Martin

Bail enforcement agents turned a local man over to police on Aug. 5, at 6 p.m., for three active warrants. Jared Martin, 36, of Southington, was processed and charged for multiple actions between May and June in 2006. The first warrant alleges that between May 2016 and June 8, 2006, Martin burglarized a storage garage on East…

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Police blotter for the Aug. 12 edition

August 10, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

  The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, July 28 through Wednesday, Aug. 3: Frances Rodriguez, 25, of 366 South Main St., New Britain, was charged on July 28 with sixth degree larceny. Sydney A. Robbins, 22, of 2278 Mount Vernon Rd., Southington, was charged on July 28 with second…

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