Police Blotter for Feb. 5 edition

February 3, 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 Thursday, Jan. 21 through Friday, Jan. 29: James L. Dietrichsen, 44, of 600 Middletown Ave., North Haven, was arrested on Jan. 21 for first degree robbery and sixth degree larceny. Dennis P. Conroy, 70, of 54 Malcein Dr., Southington, was arrested on Jan. 22 for disorderly…

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Police are investigating a burglary at Spartan II restaurant

February 2, 2016
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Spartan II Pizza Restaurant & Lounge
930 Meriden Waterbury Tpke., Plantsville, CT  06479
Phone: (860) 276-0090

The Southington Police Department is investigating a recent burglary at Spartans II Restaurant on 930 Meriden-Waterbury Tpke, and they are asking for help in the investigation. Police received a report this morning, at approximately 4:45 a.m., about the burglar alarm at the restaurant. Upon arrival, officers found that a door on the south side of the…

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Police locate lost hikers

February 2, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

On Monday, Feb. 1, at approximately 5:52 p.m., the Southington Police Department received a call that two hikers had become lost on the Blue Trail at the end of the Panthorn Trail. Officers found that two female hikers (aged 15 and 26) on the Blue Trail were not carrying flashlights. As as they began to walk back…

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Obituary: Douglas K. Sargis, 57

February 1, 2016
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Douglas K. Sargis, 57, of Clermont, FL and formerly of Southington, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 28, 2016. He was the loving husband of Patricia (Stout) Sargis for 30 years. Born October 12, 1958 in Bristol to the late Sam and Margaret (O’Leary) Sargis, he had been a longtime Southington resident before moving to…

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Obituary: Ethel V. Glass, 80

February 1, 2016
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Ethel V. (Crossman) Glass died on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016.

Ethel V. (Crossman) Glass, 80, a longtime Bristol resident who recently moved to Southington, passed away on Saturday Jan. 30, 2016 at the HOCC at Bradley in Southington. She was the loving wife of the late John W. Glass. Born August 14, 1935 in Hampden, ME to the late David and Louise D. (White) Crossman,…

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Obituary: Walter Scott Ladd, 63

February 1, 2016
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Walter Scott Ladd died on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2016.

Walter Scott Ladd, 63, of Southington, has passed away on Jan. 28th  at HCC in New Britain. He was born in Meriden and was a lifelong resident of Cheshire and Southington and attended Wilcox Tech High School. His lifetime career and hobby was building and repairing motorcycles and he loved his job working for various…

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Obituary: Diana Jean Blair

February 1, 2016
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Diana Jean Blair was to many nothing short of an angel in life. Her loving guidance of her children and grandchildren, and her devotion to her friends and the Falls Village community were her life’s pleasures. She passed due to complications from pneumonia on Thursday, Jan. 28 at St. Mary’s hospital in Waterbury. Diana was…

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Obituary: Rita ‘Diane’ DuPont, 70

February 1, 2016
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Rita "Diane" DuPont died on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016.

Rita “Diane” (Parlee) DuPont, 70, of Southington, died on Sunday January 24th, 2016 surrounded by family. She was born in Hartford and was a long time Southington resident. She was the daughter of the late Harold and Rita Parlee. Diane was an owner of Connecticut Appliance and Fireplace Distributors together with her husband, Doug.  They…

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DePaolo Middle School announced the students of the month for January

February 1, 2016
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DePaolo Middle School announced their January Students of the Month. Front, from left, Alina Rivera, Alex Maindon, Adrianna Patton, Gillian Smith, Owen Folcik, Kayla Pelletier, and Alyssa Cleland. Back, Asst. Principal Chris Palmieri, Audrey Cantillon, Cassie Dubitsky, Anh Tran, Era Pasha, David Laszewski, and Prinicipal Franke Pepe.

DePaolo Middle School announced their Students of the Month for January. In sixth grade Alexander Maindon, Gillian Smith, and David Laszewski were selected by their teams. Alexander is the son of Richard and Lisa Maindon and received the Presidential Award last year at Flander’s Elementary School. He has volunteered at a food bank at his…

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