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Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, TALVIN HINTON Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge Related to Investigation of Stratford Overdose Death

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that, on November 13, 2018, TALVIN HINTON, 42, of Bridgeport, pleaded guilty in Bridgeport federal court to one count of distribution of heroin. This matter stems from an ongoing statewide initiative targeting narcotics dealers who distribute heroin, fentanyl or opioids … Continue reading Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, TALVIN HINTON Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge Related to Investigation of Stratford Overdose Death

Connecticut New: Indictments Charge 16 Individuals with Drug Trafficking Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Brian C. Turner, Special Agent in Charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Bridgeport Police Chief Armando J. Perez announced, today announced that 16 individuals have been charged with federal offenses related to the distribution of heroin, cocaine, crack and opioids … Continue reading Connecticut New: Indictments Charge 16 Individuals with Drug Trafficking Offenses

Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, JOSE MANUEL SANTOS Charged with Child Exploitation Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Peter C. Fitzhugh, Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations in Boston, announced that JOSE MANUEL SANTOS, 36, of Bridgeport, was arrested today on a federal criminal complaint charging him with transfer of obscene materials to a minor, and enticement … Continue reading Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, JOSE MANUEL SANTOS Charged with Child Exploitation Offenses

Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, DARRYCK NORRIS Admits Selling Heroin While Awaiting Sentencing for Selling Heroin to Overdose Victim

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DARRYCK NORRIS, 25, of Bridgeport, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Stefan R. Underhill in Bridgeport to distributing heroin while released on bond and awaiting sentencing for a prior heroin distribution offense. According to court documents and statements made … Continue reading Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, DARRYCK NORRIS Admits Selling Heroin While Awaiting Sentencing for Selling Heroin to Overdose Victim

BRIDGEPORT, Conn | Hacker of celebrity photos gets 8 months in prison

BRIDGEPORT, Conn — A Connecticut man who hacked into more than 200 iCloud accounts of Hollywood stars and other people has been sentenced to eight months in prison. George Garofano was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Bridgeport. After prison, he must serve three years of supervised release and perform 60 hours of community service. … Continue reading BRIDGEPORT, Conn | Hacker of celebrity photos gets 8 months in prison

BRIDGEPORT, Conn | Connecticut priest accused of ‘boundary violations’ resigns

BRIDGEPORT, Conn — The pastor of a Roman Catholic church in Connecticut has resigned amid allegations that he violated church policies on contact with children, although diocesan officials stress he is not accused of sexual misconduct. The Diocese of Bridgepoint announced Friday that the Rev. Frank Gomez of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Bridgeport opted … Continue reading BRIDGEPORT, Conn | Connecticut priest accused of ‘boundary violations’ resigns

Connecticut News: Connecticut Bank Robber, BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER Sentenced to Nearly 9 Years in Prison

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER, 26, formerly of Bridgeport and Stratford, was sentenced today by Senior U.S. District Judge Alfred V. Covello in Hartford to 107 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for robbing five Connecticut banks between … Continue reading Connecticut News: Connecticut Bank Robber, BRYCE ALEXANDER LAISTER Sentenced to Nearly 9 Years in Prison