Hamden teen accused of false sex assault complaint in Trumbull

A Hamden teenager is accused of making false sex assault allegations to police departments all over the state. Tatyana Gable, 18, of Whitney Avenue, was arrested by Trumbull police and charged Friday with making a false statement, interfering with police and second-degree making a false statement. “The allegations are unsettling,” said Senior Assistant State’s Attorney Tatiana Messina during Gable’s arraignment … read more

Police: $7,000 of ‘Pink’ attire, 200 pairs of panties stolen from Victoria’s Secret

A New Haven man is facing third-degree larceny charges after police said he stole nearly $7,000 worth of Pink brand sweatpants and shirts from Victoria’s Secret in the Westfield mall. According to police, six people entered the store on Jan. 18. The suspects picked up Pink shopping bags, which they proceeded to fill with the clothing and then leave the … read more

Father found not guilty in Trumbull birthday party fracas

A Bridgeport man was found not guilty Friday of charges that he assaulted his daughter and pointed a gun at her boyfriend while attending his granddaughter’s birthday party in Trumbull. Following a week-long trial before Superior Court Judge William Holden, the judge found Jack Fernandes not guilty of first-degree threatening, third-degree assault and disorderly conduct. “The judge carefully examined all … read more

Fire destroys Trumbull home

Minor injuries were reported after a fire damaged a home late Friday night, according to officials on Saturday. Just after 10 p.m. Friday, Trumbull Center, Nichols and Long Hill fire departments in town were dispatched to a possible structure fire on Sylvan Avenue at the end of the dead-end road. The first unit on scene confirmed the home was heavily … read more