Posts Tagged ‘ gun ’

Domestic dispute escalates to gun violence

September 7, 2016
By
Bernhard Kaschke

  On Monday, Sept. 5, Bernhard Kaschke, 48, of Southington was arrested after threatening to kill a victim and turn the gun on himself. Officers were dispatched to 95 Knowles Ave. at approximately 10:20 p.m. after receiving reports about a domestic dispute. According to the investigation, Kaschke was invovled in a¬†verbal argument with the victim…

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Police arrest motorist for brandishing fake gun on I-84

August 10, 2016
By
Jason Brian Marek

State police arrested a Southington man for brandishing¬†a fake gun at motorists on I-84 Westbound in Cheshire and Southington. Jason Brian Marek, 35, of 585 Pleasant St. in Southington, was arrested and charged with illegal use/possession of a facsimile handgun and breach of peace. State police received reports around 7:05 p.m. that the operator of…

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Man arrested for gun complaint at Motel 6

February 8, 2016
By
Nigel Watts

Police received a gun complaint at 12:22 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 and were dispatched to Motel 6 at 625 Queen St. The complaint originated from Motel 6 staff after they received a call from Nigel Watts, 26, of Waterbury stating he forgot an item in his room, and he was on his way back…

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Man arrested for discharging gun on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike

January 11, 2016
By
Gordon Devoe

Police announced the arrest of Gordon Devoe, 28, of Southington for discharging a pistol on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike on Saturday, Jan. 9. Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Meriden Avenue and the Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike at 8:37 p.m. after receiving an anonymous complaint. The initial report indicated that two males were observed crossing Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike from…

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Man arrested for allegedly stealing hangun

August 5, 2013
By
Artur Kasinski

A local man was arrested on charges that he stole a handgun from a parked car in the Stop & Shop Parking lot. On Sunday, August 4, police arrested Artur Kasinski, 21, of Southington, after he allegedly entered an unlocked vehicle that was parked in the parking lot. After stealing the handgun, he was seen…

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