• Waterbury May 3, 2022 9:37 pm

    2 Dead After House Fire in Waterbury, Conn.

    Two people are dead after a house fire in Waterbury on Tuesday morning. Officers were called to a multi-family home on Arch Street around 3:45 a.m. after getting a report of an active structure fire. According to investigators, two people have died. Police said both people appear to be adults. Their identities have not been released. A photo from an…

  • Waterbury April 12, 2022 11:02 pm

    Person of Interest Sought After Puerto Rico Olympian's Mom Is Killed by Stray Bullet

    Police are searching for a person of interest who is wanted for questioning after a woman was struck and killed by a stray bullet while in her home in Waterbury over the weekend. The woman who was struck is the mother of a Puerto Rican Olympian and she was sewing in a front room of her home when the shooting…

  • Waterbury April 11, 2022 10:21 pm

    Woman Shot, Killed in Connecticut Home: Police

    A 56-year-old woman is dead after gunshots were fired into a Waterbury home Saturday afternoon and a 35-year-old man is injured after he was shot while walking. Police said they believe the shootings are connected and they do not believe the woman, later identified as Mabel Martinez Antongiorgi, of Waterbury, was the intended target. When officers responded to the area…

  • Waterbury April 4, 2022 10:02 pm

    Cops Release Video of Driver Ramming Police Vehicles in Connecticut

    Seven Waterbury police officers were injured over the weekend when a woman struck eight police vehicles and they have been released from the hospital, police said. While they are out of the hospital. they are on workers’ compensation, police said. On Monday afternoon, police released police body camera video. Waterbury Police Chief Fernando Spagnolo commended the officers for how they…

  • Vermont December 11, 2021 1:04 am

    Vermont Couple Celebrated for Launching Charity Christmas Tradition

    A couple from central Vermont will be honored this weekend for starting a Christmas tradition that has had a decades-long legacy of supporting community members in the Waterbury area.  The Wesley United Methodist Church in Waterbury will celebrate Ed and Robin Lemery in a ceremony Saturday morning at 11, thanking them for launching a Christmas tree sale 30 years ago…

  • Christmas December 11, 2021 12:51 am

    Revisiting Vermont Couple's Longstanding Christmas Tree Charity

    A couple from central Vermont will be honored for starting a Christmas tradition with a decades-long legacy of helping the community.

  • Waterbury December 9, 2021 11:45 pm

    No Injuries Reported After Large Fire in Conn.

    Officials said there are no reports of injuries after a large fire in Waterbury Thursday morning that sent plumes of smoke into the air that were visible for miles. Crews responded to the fire on Congress Street around 7:30 a.m. and video from earlier this morning showed heavy flames coming from the structure. There are two businesses on the bottom…

  • Waterbury November 24, 2021 3:25 am

    Car Stolen From Conn. Plaza With 12-Year-Old Girl Inside

    A car was stolen from a Waterbury business plaza with a 12-year-old girl in the back seat Monday afternoon, according to police. It happened around 4:40 p.m. at a plaza at 2457 East Main Street. A woman left her Dodge Charger running in the parking lot with her daughter in the back as she ran into a business to check…

  • Waterbury October 7, 2021 11:05 am

    14-Year-Old Shot in Waterbury, Conn. Home May be Connected to Other Shootings: Police

    Someone shot into a home on Angel Drive in Waterbury early Thursday morning and struck a 14-year-old in the back, according to police. Police Chief Fernando Spagnolo said it was one of three similar shootings in the city within an hour overnight. The first shooting happened on Cassidy Avenue around 11:50 p.m. Wednesday. The second was on Whitewood Road, then…

  • Waterbury October 1, 2021 9:55 pm

    Mother Demands Justice After Teenage Son Stabbed to Death in Waterbury, Conn.

    A mother in Waterbury is demanding justice after her son was stabbed to death just days before his 15th birthday.

  • Waterbury September 30, 2021 10:30 pm

    Suspect in Conn. Teen's Death Suffers From Mental Illness: Court Documents

    The man accused of stabbing and killing a 14-year-old in Waterbury Wednesday suffers from mental illness and had just recently been released from the hospital, according to court documents. Jeimy Cintron, 27, was arrested Wednesday afternoon after police said he got into a fight with and then stabbed the teen. Cintron appeared in court Thursday morning. Court documents identified the…

  • Waterbury September 30, 2021 4:01 pm

    Teen Killed in Conn. Stabbing: Police

    A 14-year-old died in a stabbing in Waterbury following an argument on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Waterbury police responded to reports of a stabbing at 1:38 p.m. on Colonial Avenue. The victim was transported to an area hospital for a stab wound to the chest area, police said. The victim’s name has not been released. Jeimy Cintron, 27, of Waterbury…

  • Waterbury September 29, 2021 1:36 pm

    Woman, Teen Seriously Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle in Conn.

    Two pedestrians have serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Waterbury on Wednesday morning. Police said a vehicle struck a 33-year-old woman and a 14-year-old girl on Waterville Street around 7:30 a.m. A two-year-old child was also with the woman and the teen, but was not injured, authorities added. The woman, the teen, and the child are members…

  • Waterbury September 24, 2021 8:56 pm

    10-Year-Old Among Those Hurt in Waterbury Shooting

    A 10-year-old child and a 20-year-old man were injured in a shooting in Waterbury Thursday night.

  • Vermont September 17, 2021 1:40 pm

    1 Dead After 6-Vehicle Crash in Vermont

    Vermont State Police troopers are investigating a six-vehicle crash that killed a 67-year-old man from South Carolina. The crash on Vermont Route 100 in Waterbury was reported Thursday just before 2 p.m., police said. A vehicle driven by Robert Hunter of Columbia, South Carolina, was headed north when it veered into the path of an oncoming dump truck, police said….

  • Waterbury August 16, 2021 7:07 pm

    Woman Dies After Being Found Inside Vehicle in Lakewood Lake in Waterbury, Conn.

    A 22-year-old woman has died after she was found inside of a vehicle in Lakewood Lake in Waterbury early Sunday morning. Officers responded to Lakewood Road around 3:45 a.m. after getting a report of a vehicle submerged in the water of Lakewood Park. Dispatchers a utility company worker who was working on a utility pole because of a power outage…

  • Waterbury February 26, 2021 1:08 am

    Booms Deployed After Petroleum from Fire at Scrapyard in Waterbury Impacted Naugatuck River

    Crews battled a fire at a scrapyard in Waterbury for hours Thursday and officials with the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said petroleum has impacted the Naugatuck River. The fire occurred at Albert Brothers on East Aurora Street. Albert Brothers is an industrial and retail scrap metal recycling business, according to its website. Crews who responded found a…

  • Waterbury January 24, 2021 2:20 am

    5 Teens Arrested in Connection to Death of Waterbury Teen

    Five teenagers have been arrested in connection to the death of a 17-year-old who was shot in Waterbury on Friday and police have identified the teen who died. Police said they responded to Esther Avenue at 12:23 a.m. after receiving a report of gunshots. They said there was a report of two people in two vehicles fighting and one or…

  • Watertown December 24, 2020 12:09 am

    UPS Driver Dead After Assault in Conn., Co-Worker in Custody

    State police responding to what was reported as an accident on the northbound side of Route 8 involving a UPS truck on Tuesday night found the truck’s driver had been the victim of a serious assault. The driver was taken to the hospital, where he later died, according to police. Police later identified the victim as Nathan D. Burk, 28,…

  • Waterbury December 10, 2020 6:43 pm

    Waterbury, Conn. Police Officer Recovering After Getting Shot During Call; 4 Suspects in Custody

    A Waterbury police officer was shot while responding to a stolen vehicle investigation Tuesday, according to Waterbury police.

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