Category: Police

Fatality on Route 72

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER There was a fatal car accident on Route 72 on Monday evening, July 16. In a report from State Police Troop H, the vehicle was traveling westbound on Route 72 “in the right lane in…

Police blotter for July 13

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Wednesday, June 27 to Thursday, July 5: Macey T. Jenkins, 26, of 42 S. Grandview Ave., Unit 1, Daytona Beach, Fla., was arrested on June 27 and charged with…

Police blotter for July 6

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, June 22 to Wednesday, June 27: Timothy M. Orozco, 36, of 104 Hilltop Dr., Southington, was arrested on June 22 and charged with sixth degree larceny and possession…

Police blotter for June 29

Plainville police reported the following arrests: Solomon S. Dill, 39, of 5 Kent St., apartment 2, Plainville, was arrested on Friday, June 15, and charged with first degree forgery. Hanifija Selmovic, 54, of 190 Tomlinson Ave., apartment 13F, Plainville, was…

Police blotter for June 22

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, June 8 to Thursday, June 14: Brian W. Bodak, 65, of 122 W. Main St., Unit 1, Plainville, was arrested on June 8 and charged with creating a…

Police report lock-down at 2 schools; nothing suspicious found

Plainville police issued the following statement about the lockdown of two schools today: “Today at about 12:25 p.m., the Plainville Police Department received a call from a citizen reporting what they believed to be a sound of gunshots coming from…

Police blotter for June 8

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 25 to Thursday, May 31: Patrick J. Lennon, 19, of 54 Dewey Ave., Plainville, was arrested on May 25 and charged with third degree assault and disorderly…

Man charged with 2nd degree sexual assault

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER A Plainville man was arrested on Thursday, May 24, and charged with four separate counts of second degree sexual assault. The case of Andrew A. Skawinski, 19, of 39 Milford St., Plainville, is not complete…

Police blotter for June 1

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 18 to Thursday, May 24: Gregory J. Newcity, 23, of 121 S. Washington St., Unit B3, Plainville, was arrested on May 18 and charged with two separate…

Police blotter for May 25

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 11 to Thursday, May 17: Riley K. Fitts, 54, of 35 W. Main St., Unit 1, Plainville, was arrested on May 11 and charged with second degree…