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Woman arrested for hosting underage party

May 5, 2016
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Drinking and driving - Photo by Praisaeng

Southington police responded to an anonymous complaint about underage drinking, and the investigation led to the arrest of April Cheney, 49, of Southington for violating Connecticut’s social hosting law. On April 29, at 10:25 p.m., police received the complaint about an underage party at 25 Burwell Ave. Upon arrival, officers found evidence of drinking games,…

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Manchester man arrested for forging check

May 5, 2016
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Jenier Huertas

Jenier Huertas, 24, of Manchester turned himself in to Southington police on Tuesday, May 2, around 7 p.m., after learning of an active warrant for his arrest. The warrant stems from an incident on Feb. 11, 2016 when Huertas allegedly cashed a forged check in the amount of $1,200. The check was originally issued by…

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Police Blotter for the May 6 edition

May 4, 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 from Friday, April 15 through Monday, April 25: Robert J. Mitchell, 28, of 140 Carol Dr., Bristol, was arrested on April 15 for evading responsibility. Melinda Fisher, 29, of 152 North Main St., Wallingford, was arrested on April 21 for second degree breach of peace and third…

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Police Blotter for the May 6 edition

May 4, 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 from Friday, April 15 through Monday, April 25: Robert J. Mitchell, 28, of 140 Carol Dr., Bristol, was arrested on April 15 for evading responsibility. Melinda Fisher, 29, of 152 North Main St., Wallingford, was arrested on April 21 for second degree breach of peace and third…

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Police Blotter for the April 29 edition

April 27, 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 from Tuesday, March 22 to Thursday, April 14: Glen King, 62, of 24 Carter Lane, Southington, was arrested on April 14 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drug and failure to maintain lane. Luis Figueroa, 27, of 69 Willow St., New Britain, was arrested on…

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Shotgun fired during domestic dispute

April 26, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Police were called to a home at 39 Hickory Hill Rd. after receiving calls about a domestic dispute, and the investigation resulted in three arrests, including one for discharging a shotgun during the dispute. At approximately 7:36 p.m. on Monday, April 25, officers were dispatched to the home when reports that a juvenile was out of…

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South End tech assistant arrested for assaulting supervisor

April 22, 2016
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Melinda Chantea Fisher

Police were called to South End Elementary School at 8:34 a.m. today after receiving calls about an altercation among staff members. Officers arrested Melinda Chantea Fisher, 29, of Wallingford, a district wide technology assistant at the school. The investigation revealed that Fisher was involved in an argument with her supervisor when addressed for being late to…

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Police report for the April 22 edition

April 20, 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 from Tuesday, March 22 to Thursday, April 14: Robert Crotty, 42, of 10-8 Judith Lane, Waterbury, was arrested on March 22 for fourth degree larceny. Corey Cyr, 19, of 323 Lazy Lane, Southington, was arrested on April 6 for first degree criminal mischief. Brian G. Joyce, 30,…

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3 arrests for burglary at Spartans II

April 8, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

In March and April, Southington police made three arrested for a burglary at Spartan II Restaurant on Feb. 2, 2016. On April 7, police arrested David McCulloch, 36, of Naugatuck. Patrick Tomkus, 35, of Waterbury was arrested on March 17, and Shawn Chandler, 20, of Waterbury was arrested on March 18. The investigation began on…

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Police solve break-in at Blackstone Irish Pub

April 7, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Police arrested two suspects from a burglary at Blackstone Irish Pub on Jan. 5, 2016. Patrick Tomkus, 35, of Waterbury, and Brian Chandler, 30, of Naugatuck were arrested, and both were charged with third degree burglary, sixth degree larceny, and first degree criminal mischief. Police investigated the burglary at 1678 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk. that occurred at…

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