Police logs Oct. 24, 2014

Arrests in the region.

Guilty verdict satisfies Mallove family a decade after Norwich murder

Ten years after physicist Eugene Mallove's battered body was left in the driveway of his childhood home in Norwich, his family derived some satisfaction from the criminal justice system Friday when a jury found 40-year-old Mozzelle Brown, a career...

Police logs - Oct. 24

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Second suspect charged in Norwich stabbing

Police arrested a second person Thursday in connection with a stabbing last month in which an unidentified victim suffered serious injuries.

Norwich gathering looks at procedures, pitfalls of interactions with law enforcement

Norwich police and the NAACP on Thursday sponsored "Both Sides of the Law," a forum to explain why police do the things they do.

Police identify woman found last week in Niantic River

State police today identified the woman whose body was discovered last week near the shore of the Niantic River as 42-year-old Julie Lanati of East Lyme.

Police logs - Oct. 23

Anibal Crespo, 23, of 107 Benham Road, Apt. 22, Groton, was charged Monday with four counts of first-degree failure to appear in court, sixth-degree larceny, illegal use of a credit card, criminal attempt at sixth-degree larceny and receipt of money...

Police find missing East Lyme boy

East Lyme — Police on Thursday canceled a Silver Alert for a missing 12-year-old boy.

East Lyme man charged with bank fraud

Authorities arrested a 32-year-old East Lyme man on federal charges Wednesday for allegedly stealing more than $100,000 from customers of a Newington bank where he used to work.

Police search for missing East Lyme boy

East Lyme – Police on Wednesday issued a Silver Alert for a missing 12-year-old boy. Gabriel A. Velasquez is described as an endangered runaway who was last seen Wednesday in East Lyme. Velasquez is 4 feet 10 inches tall and has black hair and...

Police in Norwich, Waterford cancel Silver Alerts

Police have canceled Silver Alerts for a missing Norwich teenager and a Waterford man who have both been found safe.

Doctor charged in sexual assault of patient in New London

Police arrested a doctor from Madison Tuesday on charges he made inappropriate sexual contact with a female patient during a physical examination this summer at the Hartford Dispensary in New London.

State reinstates Montville lieutenant's access to criminal justice database

Montville Police Department Lt. Leonard Bunnell's rights and privileges to the Connecticut On-Line Law Enforcement Communications Teleprocessing system were suspended in 2012 after a state police investigation found that he improperly ran background...

Norwich Public Utilities warns customers of scam

Norwich Public Utilities is warning customers about phone scammers who are identifying themselves as working with or on behalf of the utility.

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New London judge reduces Lance Goode's bond

At the request of defense attorney Linda J. Sullivan, and by agreement with state's attorney Michael L. Regan, Strackbein reduced Goode's bond from $50,000 cash to $100,000 cash or surety.

Jury begins deliberating in Mallove murder case, sends questions to judge

A 12-member jury deliberated for just under two hours Tuesday at the murder trial of Mozzelle Brown before sending out a list of questions, many of them involving the state's key witness.

Lyme man pleads guilty in 'cherry-picking' securities scheme

Noah L. Myers, 43, pleaded guilty to one count of security fraud, which carries a maximum term of imprisonment of 20 years and a fine of up to $5 million. He is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 12 before Judge Stefan R. Underhill.

State, defense rest in Mallove murder case

The state and defense have rested their cases in the murder trial of Mozzelle Brown, who is accused of fatally beating physicist Eugene Mallove in Norwich in 2004. The jury will hear closing arguments from both sides this morning.