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Police blotter for May 22

May 20, 2015
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Police blotter for May 22

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Thursday, April 30 to Wednesday, May 13: Gerard W. Niemierowko, 23, of 36 Bagley Rd., Southington, was arrested on April 30 for possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and littering. Paul M. Wylenczek, 22, of 122 Scenic Dr., Southington,…

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Local man convicted for fatal fire on Darling Street

May 20, 2015
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Eric Morelli

  NEW BRITAIN (AP)—A 19-year-old Southington man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in a fatal fire that prosecutors say began when he threw a firecracker into a friend’s apartment on Darling Street on June 22, 2014. Eric Morelli entered the plea on Monday, May 18 in New Britain Superior Court as part of a plea…

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Police uncover indoor marijuana operation

May 19, 2015
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Christian Kelly

When police were called to investigate reports of an argument on Mount Vernon Road in mid-April, it sparked an investigation that resulted in a search and seizure investigation that resulted in the discovery of an indoor marijuana growing operation. On April 12, Southington police found Matthew Dufresne acting irrationally and beating a third male inside…

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Police investigate pornography scattered across local neighborhoods

May 18, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

Earlier today, Southington police responded to numerous complaints about pornographic photographs and a pornographic DVD being thrown on lawns and roadways throughout Southington. In all, police recovered 20 pornographic magazine photos and one DVD from 19 different locations around town. Spring Lake Road was the hardest hit with four magazines recovered. Three were found on Flanders Road. Stonegate…

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Arrest made for Econo Lodge burglary

May 14, 2015
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Roberto Ettorre

On May 9, Southington police were dispatched to Econo Lodge, 1845 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk., in Southington at approximately 2:30 a.m. after receiving calls about a suspicious male. Police said in a release that a male suspect, later identified as Roberto Ettorre, age 42 of Plainville, allegedly entered a complainant’s room while he was sleeping. Ettorre entered the room through…

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Police Blotter for May 15

May 13, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from April 28 through May 5: Marisa Caruso, 19, of 158 Fleetwood Rd., Southington, was arrested on April 28 for sixth degree larceny. Elza Sarkisian, 19, of 7 Old Musket Dr., Newington, was arrested on April 28 for failure to respond to an infraction. Steven J. Wivell,…

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Police Blotter for May 8

May 6, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department has announced the following arrests from April 23 to April 29: Angela G. Rood, 34, of 135 Harwinton Rd., Torrington, was arrested on April 23 for second degree failure to appear. Michael Kleszcz, 54, of 256 Marion Ave., Plantsville, was arrested on April 24 for driving under the influence and failure…

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Police arrest driver from fatal collision on Laning Street in January

May 1, 2015
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Alyssa Marin

Alyssa Marin, 25, of Hartford turned herself into Southington Police on April 28 at 3:30 p.m. after learning there was an active warrant for her arrest. Marin was processed and charged with negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, unsafe tires, and failure to drive right. She was released on a $5,000 bond and was given a…

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Arrest made for Berlin Avenue burglary

May 1, 2015
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Robert Crotty

On April 24, 2015, at approx 10:30 p.m., Robert Crotty, 42, of Southington turned himself into Southington Police on April 24 at approximately 10:30 p.m. after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. Crotty was processed and charged with first degree burglary, possession of burglary tools, second degree criminal mischief, and fourth degree…

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Police Blotter for May 1

April 29, 2015
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Police Blotter for May 1

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests: Ryan S. Oakes, 35, of 868 South Main St., Plantsville, was arrested on April 16 for risk of injury, two counts of third degree assault, interfering with a 911 call, and disorderly conduct. Dawn J. Cochran, 38, was arrested on April 14 for sixth degree larceny. Ryan…

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