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  1. Stamford Eyewitness Gives Details After Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Train

    Stamford Eyewitness Gives Details After Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Train

    An eyewitness said it was a "horrible" experience that will stay with him forever after a man was killed after climbing on top of a Metro-North train Wednesday night.MTA officials said Michael Vigeant, 24, of Hudson, New Hampshire, was killed about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after climbing on top of a Stamford-bound train between Larchmont and Mamaroneck and hitting overhead ...

  2. Man Shot In Head In Bridgeport

    Man Shot In Head In Bridgeport

    Police are investigating a shooting in which a male victim was shot in the head in Bridgeport.Police spokesman Av Harris said St. Vincent Medical Center officials notified police that a gunshot wound victim had been dropped off. They have since determined that the shooting place at Norman and Atwater streets.There was no immediate information about the victim’s condition, Harris ...

  3. $1.3 Million Yacht Crushed By Runaway Barge In Stamford Harbor

    $1.3 Million Yacht Crushed By Runaway Barge In Stamford Harbor

    A $1.3 million yacht docked for maintenance was crushed by a runaway barge that was being tugged to a business in Stamford Harbor.Capt. Eric Knott, the state-appointed harbormaster, said the accident took place early Monday morning when one of two barges being towed drifted away while the driver was attempting to dock and slammed into the 50-foot yacht.The custom-built yacht, the Sea ...

  4. ID Released Of Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Train In Westchester

    ID Released Of Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Train In Westchester

    As MTA officials release the name of the man killed after climbing on top of a Metro-North train Wednesday night, one witness to the event said it was a "horrible" experience that will stay with him forever.MTA officials said Michael Vigeant, 24, of Hudson, New Hampshire, was killed about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after climbing on top of a Stamford-bound train between Larchmont ...

  5. Man Banned From Area Walmart Returns To Store

    Man Banned From Area Walmart Returns To Store

    A 38-year-old man was arrested after returning to an area Walmart he had been banned from entering.Stephen Ewald of Milford was arrested and charged with trespassing Sunday by Milford Police after they received a call from the store that Ewald had returned to the store located on Boston Post Road, police said.When officers arrived at the store, they learned that Ewald had been banned ...

  6. 'Jaws Of Life' Used To Extricate Woman After Serious Crash In Fairfield

    'Jaws Of Life' Used To Extricate Woman After Serious Crash In Fairfield

    A 28-year-old woman received serious injuries during a two-vehicle crash in the Town of Fairfield Tuesday night.Dozens of callers alerted the Fairfield Emergency Communications Center of the crash that took place around 9:14 p.m. at the intersection of North Benson and the Post roads, according to the Fairfield Fire Department.Within seconds of the first 911 call, an off-duty EMT ...

  7. Man Dies After Climbing On Top Of New Haven-Bound Metro-North Train

    Man Dies After Climbing On Top Of New Haven-Bound Metro-North Train

    Click here for an updated story: ID Released For Man Killed After Climbing On Top Of Train In WestchesterA man was killed overnight after climbing on top of a Metro-North train and coming into contact with live wires.The incident took place around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after the man tried to get on top of a train headed to New Haven, Metro-North officials said.The train stopped between ...

  8. ID Released For Man Killed After Losing Control Of Vehicle, Hitting Tree In Stratford

    ID Released For Man Killed After Losing Control Of Vehicle, Hitting Tree In Stratford

    A 32-year-old man was killed after losing control of his vehicle and hitting a tree over the weekend.Richard Pugh of Stratford was killed Sunday in the single-vehicle crash on Broadbridge Avenue near Success Avenue, said Stratford Police Capt. Frank Eannotti.During the crash, Eannotti said Pugh was driving his car south on Broadbridge Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle. The car ...

  9. Man Awakens Woman, Threatens To Kill Her, Milford Police Say

    Man Awakens Woman, Threatens To Kill Her, Milford Police Say

    A 54-year-old man was arrested after a woman awoke to find him standing over her demanding his cell phone or he would kill her, police said.The incident took place around 3:10 a.m. Wednesday when a woman who lives at the Tower Street Apartments told officers she woke up to find James Donahue, of Milford, who lives in a different apartment, standing over her bed, said the Milford ...

  10. Know Him? Police Seek To ID Suspect Who Used Stolen Credit Card In Darien

    Know Him? Police Seek To ID Suspect Who Used Stolen Credit Card In Darien

    Police are asking for help in identifying a man who used a stolen credit card at numerous businesses in Westchester and Fairfield counties and on Long Island.Pound Ridge Police said the man, described as being 40 to 50 years old, 6-foot tall, with a medium build, used the stolen card during the month of May at stores in Yonkers, Darien and Manhasset.He was last seen wearing blue jeans, ...

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