Police

Motel 6 staff member arrested for stealing

September 2, 2016
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Police - Larceny Edward Martinez 083016

Plainville police discovered an open warrant for a Plainville resident and turned him over to Southington police. As a result, Edwin Martinez Jr., 37, of Plainville was arrested for stealing from his employer at Motel 6 on Queen Street. Plainville police came into contact with Martinez on Aug. 30 and learned about the Southington warrant. They…

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Plantsville woman cited for blight

September 2, 2016
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Plantsville woman cited for blight

After multiple inspections from town inspectors, a Plantsville resident was issued an infraction on Aug. 25 for her unsightly property. Jode Cirillo, 52, was cited for violating the town’s blight ordinance. Southington police received a letter from the Southington Zoning Enforcement officer which stated that the property located at 777 Old Turnpike Road is considered…

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Second arrest for nicotene gum and toothbrush thefts at Walmart

August 31, 2016
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Ashley Villafane

Ashley Villafane, 28, of Bristol was transported to Southington by the Connecticut State Police on Aug. 26 at approximately 11:15 a.m. She was arrested for an active warrant from the Southington police. The warrant stems from a shoplifting investigation at the Queen Street Walmart on April 5, 2016. The warrant alleges that Villafane and an…

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Waterbury man arrested for sexual assault

August 31, 2016
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Neftali Bultes

Neftali Bultes, 40, of Waterbury, was arrested at his residence on Friday, Aug. 26, at approximately 5:30 p.m. and was transported to Southington police for processing. The warrant stemmed from a domestic violence sexual assault incident that occurred in Southington on Aug. 7, 2016. Bultes and the victim were acquaintances prior to the incident. Bultes…

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Police blotter for the Sept. 2 edition

August 31, 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, Aug. 18 through Tuesday, Aug. 23: Anthony T. Orsini, 26, of 74 Masthay Cir, Southington, was charged on Aug. 18 with disorderly conduct, interfering with a 911 call, and second degree unlawful restraint. Anthony T. Orsini, 26, of 74 Masthay Cir, Southington, was…

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Scholarship awarded for late SPD officer

August 29, 2016
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SO News - Michael Shanley scholarship

  Spencer McManus, a recent graduate from Xavier High School in Middletown, was recently awarded the inaugural Michael Shanley Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship, named for the late Lt. Michael “Mike” Shanley, a 29-year veteran of the Southington Police Department who died after a 22-month battle with a brain tumor. The scholarship, which will be presented…

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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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