Hamden Crime

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  • Jury Finds New Haven Man Not Guilty in Hamden Deli S...

    17 hrs ago | via Patch.com 

    A jury has found Turone Kelley not guilty of the assault and robbery in the shooting of an employee of Tusky's Deli Mart on Goodrich Street in Hamden in 2013. The Register reports that the victim had testified during the trial that he was "100 percent certain" that Kelley, a frequent customer and part-time worker at Tusky's, was the one who shot and robbed him.

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  • Hamden police arrest two suspects in double shooting

    Monday Dec 15 | via WTNH 

    On December 4th, officers responded to the area of Dixwell Avenue and Dudley Street on a report of a shooting. When police arrived on the scene, they found two young men had been shot.

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  • Second Arrest Made In Hamden Shooting

    Monday Dec 15 | via CTNow.com 

    A second arrest has been made in a shooting earlier this month on Dixwell Avenue and Dudley Street, police said. Shamont Newton, 18, of Hamden, was charged on Friday with conspiracy to commit first-degree assault and carrying a pistol without a permit for his involvement in the shooting.

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  • Two Hamden Teens Charged in Connection with Dixwell ...

    Monday Dec 15 | via Patch.com 

    Hamden police have arrested two town teenagers in connection with a shooting that occurred in the area of Dixwell Avenue and Dudley Street on Dec. 4. Tasheem Scott, 18, and Shamont Newton, 18, were both arrested on warrants related to the incident in which two men were shot. Police responded to the scene on Dec. 4 and officers located two individuals that had been shot .

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  • Trial Continues in Shooting of Hamden Deli Employee

    Thursday Dec 11 | via Patch.com 

    The trial of the New Haven man accused of shooting and robbing an employee of a Hamden deli in 2013 continued Thursday with defense witnesses providing potential alibis for the suspect, according to the New Haven Register. The defense testimony came on the heels of three days of prosecution testimony, including Hamden Police Detective William Onofrio testifying that the victim identified defendant Turone Kelley as the shooter because of his distinctive "flat-footed" gait as well as his voice, according to the Register.

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  • Domino's Pizza Driver Robbed at Gunpoint After Makin...

    Tuesday Dec 9 | via Patch.com 

    Hamden police are investigating the armed robbery and assault of a Domino's pizza deliveryman early Tuesday morning near a driveway at Quinnipiac University. Police responded to the York Hill Campus at Quinnipiac, at 305 Sherman Avenue, at about 1 a.m. Dec. 9 on the report of an armed robbery, Hamden Police Capt.

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  • College Student Charged In Fatal Dedham Hit And Run

    Monday Dec 8 | via CBS Local 

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  • New Haven Police Investigate Late Night Shooting Of ...

    Sunday Dec 7 | via CTNow.com 

    Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of Osborn Avenue at Goffe Street late Saturday night, police said. Officers found the victim, 28-year-old Donald Greene of Hamden, in the back entryway of 81 Osborn Ave. with a gunshot wound to his left eye, police said.

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  • Hamden Police Probe Double Shooting

    Friday Dec 5 | via CTNow.com 

    The shooting happened about 4:45 p.m. Thursday outside Sammy's Grocery Store, 871 Dixwell Ave., police said Friday. Arriving officers found Corey Bell, 20, of New Haven with a gunshot wound to his chin.

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  • Police respond to reports of man shot in face in Hamden

    Thursday Dec 4 | via WTNH 

    Police have responded to reports of a shooting in Hamden, where witnesses said a man in his twenties may have been shot in the face. The incident happened on Dixwell Avenue near Dudley around 5 p.m. Witnesses said they heard at least six or seven gun shots go off.

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  • Milford Police Report: Dec. 3

    Wednesday Dec 3 | via Milford Mirror 

    Milford police arrested Jeremy Peterson, 34, of Milford for DUI on Nov. 23 after they received a complaint of a motor vehicle accident on Brewster Road. Upon investigating, police determined that Peterson was driving while intoxicated when he struck a utility pole.

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  • Three Hamden Teens Charged with Assaulting, Robbing ...

    Monday Dec 1 | via Patch.com 

    Hamden police have arrested three town teenagers accused of assaulting and robbing a 16-year-old on Woodin Street Saturday night. Police responded to the area of Dixwell Avenue and Arch Street at about 7:45 p.m. Nov. 29 on the report of a street robbery.

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  • Larry Dildy

    Monday Dec 1 | via WTNH 

    Police say Nicholas Papantoniou , who goes by his professional artist name "Nickel P," was arrested last week in connection with the Oct. 19 killing of Larry Dildy at his Hamden home. Papantoniou, a Stratford musician, was charged with felony murder, home invasion, conspiracy to commit home invasion, conspiracy to commit robbery and other charges.

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  • Hip hop artist charged in killing of Conn. manvisit|...

    Monday Dec 1 | via Connecticut Post 

    Police say Nicholas Papantoniou , who goes by his professional artist name "Nickel P," was arrested last week in connection with the Oct. 19 killing of Larry Dildy at his Hamden home. Papantoniou, a Stratford musician, was charged with felony murder, home invasion, conspiracy to commit home invasion, conspiracy to commit robbery and other charges.

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  • Two Charged After Weekend Shooting In New Haven

    Wednesday Nov 26 | via CTNow.com 

    Officers responded to 43 Orchard Street about 9 p.m. on Saturday after getting reports of gunfire, police said. A 17-year-old was found with a gunshot wound in the left knee.

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  • Marshals arrest Stratford man in Hamden homicide

    Tuesday Nov 25 | via Greenwich Citizen 

    Nicholas Papantoniou, accused of killing Larry Dildy, is charged with felony murder, home invasion, conspiracy to commit home invasion, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery, criminal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and removing identification marks from a firearm. Photo: Contributed Photo On October 23, 2014, the Hamden Police Department arrested William Coutermash on criminal charges that include felony murder relating to the homicide of 56 year old Larry Dildy that occurred on October 19, 2014.

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    Tuesday Nov 25 | via Connecticut Post 

    A man wanted in connection with a deadly home invasion in Hamden was taken into custody Tuesday by members of the United States Marshal Service Connecticut Violent Fugitive Task Force. Nicholas Papantoniou, accused of killing Larry Dildy, is charged with felony murder, home invasion, conspiracy to commit home invasion, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery, criminal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and removing identification marks from a firearm.

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  • Second suspect caught in Hamden homicide

    Tuesday Nov 25 | via WTNH 

    Hamden police have announced they have made a second arrest in connection with a fatal shooting on Circular Avenue on October 19th. Tuesday morning around 5:45 a.m., members of the United States Marshal Service Connecticut Violent Fugitive Task Force, along with Bridgeport and Stratford police officers arrested Nicholas Papantoniou at a residence on Stonybrook Road in Stratford.

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  • Hamden police arrest crime spree suspect

    Tuesday Nov 25 | via WTNH 

    Hamden police have arrested a man they say is responsible for several crimes in town over the past several months. Police arrested 39-year-old Jonathan Mills on Monday while he was appearing in Meriden Superior Court to face separate charges.

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  • Hamden Man Wanted on Murder Charge Taken Into Custody

    Tuesday Nov 25 | via Patch.com 

    Police and U.S. Marshals found Papantoniou at 371 Stonybrook Road in Stratford early Tuesday morning, said Capt. Ronald Smith, Hamden Police spokesman.

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Hamden Law

in 2009, I got my license suspended for dui. I got my license suspended for 6 months and then two weeks before my 6 months were up I had to drive because my mother was too tired to drive and driving down a hill anyone's speed would increase and i got caught speeding. Now i have to report to court soon and I am worried about getting send to jail. What are the chances of not getting sent to jail?
Every time you get caught, you increase your chances of doing jail time. If you lose you license for more than a year...
i had my first dui in 06 i took a class to dimissed it so i got a second one in 2010 my bac was under .16 what would happen
Assuming you are correct that you previous DUI was dismissed in 2006 than your DUI in 2010 should be treated as a first...
Does it change state to state
DUI, or driving under the influence can vary from DWI, which is driving while intoxicated. While interchangeable in...
My husband was arrested for DUI and driving with a suspended license. He needs an attorney,what the fee estimates and defense options or chances.
Asking what his chances are is the equivalent of calling a doctor, tell him what your temperature is and asking him...
had a party with a care accident and underage drinking
You need an attorney. Call me tomorrow
I recently asked about hiring a lawyer for a cell phone ticket (a moving violation) that could cause me to lose my license for 30 days. The only way I will not lose my license is if the charge is dropped to a non moving violation or nollied. A local lawyer that does a high volume of cases for low cost told me not to waste my money on representation because this court was no longer accepting donations for nollies.This means I can try to bargain for a non moving violation or play hard ball and take it to trial. I got a 2nd opinion;however, she is very pricy and not promising anything besides trying for donation and taking it to trial. Is the 2nd opinion worth hiring or is she just trying to get my business? Do you always have a better chance with a lawyer?
I do believe it is always better to have a lawyer--unless you possess the exact same skill set as an experienced...
I was driving drunk, impaired, crashed the car. Police arrived and had the car towed, handcuffed me to hospital. At the scene they took a breath test. I was subconscious, but had crashed the car before police arrived. I rested in the hospital overnight, no blood drawn, released in the morning. Got my car released from tow company to my insurance company. Searched the car, did not find any citation there. Now I am puzzled what is going to happen next?
Well it will depend on what the breath test showed at this stage and it does not sound like you know that answer. It...