Category: Police

Police catch drunken driver, find drugs

Jonnathan Alvarado, 39, of Plainville, was arrested by Southington police after a patrol officer witnessed him driving erratically on Queen Street. On Saturday, Feb. 24, at approximately, 7:06 p.m., Alvarado was seed drifting from lane to lane. Police initiated a…

Police blotter for the March 2 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations on their Facebook page from Saturday, Feb. 10 to Sunday, Feb. 25: Amanda Lopez, 24, of 104 Gale Ave., Meriden, was arrested on Feb. 10 and charged with possession of…

Handyman arrested for stealing jewelry

Jeffrey Couture, 37, of Terryville, turned himself into the Southington Police Department on Tuesday, Feb. 20 after learning that there was an outstanding warrant for his arrest. The warrant stemmed from jewelry theft incidents during his work as a handyman.…

Police blotter for the Feb. 23 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Feb. 9 to Tuesday, Feb. 13: Jacob Ellard, 18, of 135 Walnut St., Southington, was arrested on Feb. 9 and charged with possession of less than one half…

Man arrested for family dispute

Southington police were called to the area of 26 Darling St. on Wednesday, Feb. 14 on a report of a family dispute, and the investigation led to the arrest of Christian Pagan, 24, of Southington, for a second incident at…

Police blotter for the Feb. 16 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, Feb. 1 to Friday, Feb. 9: Christine Deleo, 38, of 98 Meander Lane, Southington, was arrested on Feb. 1 and charged with disorderly conduct and third degree assault.…

Man arrested for stealing chain saw

On Tuesday, Feb. 6, Southington police charged James David Larese Jr., 53, of Hartford for stealing a chain saw from Sno-White Power Equipment Store on Town Line Road. Police are still looking for an unidentified accomplice that fled the store…