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WestportNow
Memorial Day TributeWednesday, May 25, 2016 Members the Westport Police and Fire Departments today
Memorial Day Tribute
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Members the Westport Police and Fire Departments today draped a flag above the Town Hall entrance in honor of the Memorial Day celebration. The flag was donated to the town last year by a veteran who chooses to remain... Read more
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WestportNow
Another HonorTuesday, May 24, 2016 Westport Police Officer Ned Batlin, president of Westpor
Another Honor
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Westport Police Officer Ned Batlin, president of Westport P.A.L. (Police Athletic League), tonight presents a $1,000 check to Staples High School senior Jaime Bairaktaris, one of 15 recipients of P.A.L. scholarship awards at a... Read more
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WestportNow
P.A.L. Presents Scholarship WinnersTuesday, May 24, 2016 In a ceremony tonight at Westport Police headquarters,
P.A.L. Presents Scholarship Winners
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 In a ceremony tonight at Westport Police headquarters, the Westport P.A.L. (Police Athletic League) presented a $1,000 check to each of 15 recipients of its annual college scholarship awards... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Westport Flashing suspect arrested in RIBy News Staff news@abc6.com Westport police have arrested the man they say ex
Westport Flashing suspect arrested in RI
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com Westport police have arrested the man they say exposed himself to several women on Gooseberry Beach. According to police Andrew Butler, from East Providence, is accused of flashing a number of women on the beach,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Volunteer EMS Members To Receive President's Service AwardVolunteer Emergency Medical Service will be presented with the President’s Volu
Westport Volunteer EMS Members To Receive President's Service Award
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 2 days ago
Volunteer Emergency Medical Service will be presented with the President’s Volunteer Service Award at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at Westport Police/EMS Headquarters. The awards recognize outstanding contributions in community service to the United... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Police Join Click It Or Ticket Seat Belt CampaignWESTPORT, Conn. -- Over the busy upcoming Memorial Day holiday, the Westport Po
Westport Police Join Click It Or Ticket Seat Belt Campaign
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 2 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. -- Over the busy upcoming Memorial Day holiday, the Westport Police Department will be actively participating with state and local law enforcement agencies in the national Click It or Ticket campaign. The department said in an effort... Read more
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WestportNow
Letter: PAL President Explains June 30 Fireworks Datepostponed until Monday could cost upwards of $30,000. The fireworks are the pr
Letter: PAL President Explains June 30 Fireworks Date
WestportNow / Posted 4 days ago
postponed until Monday could cost upwards of $30,000. The fireworks are the primary fundraising event of year for the Westport Police Athletic League. We use those funds to provide scholarships to Westport students in college, the Halloween... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Police Warn Drivers To Watch For Bicyclist During RaceWESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport police are warning residents to be aware there will
Westport Police Warn Drivers To Watch For Bicyclist During Race
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 5 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport police are warning residents to be aware there will be a large number of bicyclists on the road Sunday during the Bloomin Metric Bicycle Tour. The race, sponsored by the Sound Cyclist Bicycle Club, is from 8 a.m. to 2... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Weston Man Faces Drunken Driving, Drug ChargesWESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport police have arrested a 22-year-old resident of West
Weston Man Faces Drunken Driving, Drug Charges
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 5 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport police have arrested a 22-year-old resident of Weston on drug- and alcohol-related charges following a traffic stop. The suspect, identified as Ryan Gussen, was stopped by police for almost crashing into the guardrails on... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Stratford Man Arrested After Slamming Car Into Stone Wall In WestportWESTPORT, Conn. -- A Stratford man has been arrested by Westport Police after s
Stratford Man Arrested After Slamming Car Into Stone Wall In Westport
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 6 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. -- A Stratford man has been arrested by Westport Police after slamming his car into a stone wall on Bridge Street around midnight on Monday, May 16, while driving under the influence. According to police, Kimberly Finney, 41, crashed... Read more
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WestportNow
Police: Westport Joining in Memorial Day CrackdownThursday, May 19, 2016 The Westport Police Department said today it will be
Police: Westport Joining in Memorial Day Crackdown
WestportNow / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday, May 19, 2016 The Westport Police Department said today it will be actively participating with state and local law enforcement agencies in a period of enforcement encompassing the Memorial... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Charges laid over Westport arsonson the porch of a Palmerston St property was set alight. Community Constable P
Charges laid over Westport arsons
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
on the porch of a Palmerston St property was set alight. Community Constable Paul Sampson said the result was the culmination of a concerted effort by local Westport police officers and the West Coast CIB to make an arrest. -... Read more
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Boston Globe
First responders rescue a horse from the oceanWestport police and firefighters rescued a horse from the ocean Tuesday, accord
First responders rescue a horse from the ocean
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Westport police and firefighters rescued a horse from the ocean Tuesday, according to a Facebook post from the Westport Fire Department. The horse ran into the water off Gooseberry Island, and got stuck near the causeway, according to the post. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Westport police, firefighters rescue horse from oceanWestport police and firefighters rescued a horse that ran into the ocean Tuesda
Westport police, firefighters rescue horse from ocean
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Westport police and firefighters rescued a horse that ran into the ocean Tuesday, Westport fire officials said. The horse ran into the ocean off Gooseberry Island and was stuck in the water near the causeway. Firefighters were able to bring the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts first responders rescue horse from oceanWestport police were called to Gooseberry Island around 1:35 p.m. Tuesday for r
Massachusetts first responders rescue horse from ocean
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
Westport police were called to Gooseberry Island around 1:35 p.m. Tuesday for reports of a horse needing rescue from the ocean. A woman told police she was horseback riding along the beach when the horse threw her to the ground and fell sideways... Read more
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WestportNow
Community Service Award WinnerMay 17, 2016 The Westport Rotary Club’s Commuity Service Award today was pre
Community Service Award Winner
WestportNow / Posted 8 days ago
May 17, 2016 The Westport Rotary Club’s Commuity Service Award today was presented to Westport Police Lt. Anthony Prezioso at the club’s annual luncheon. He was cited for his work in the investigation and arrest... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport safety officials rescue horse that fell into water off Gooseberry IslandWestport, was unhurt but feared the horse would become exhausted and drown. “Sh
Westport safety officials rescue horse that fell into water off Gooseberry Island
The Herald News / Posted 9 days ago
Westport, was unhurt but feared the horse would become exhausted and drown. “She was frantic" with fear for her horse, said Westport Police Detective Jeff Majewski. Westport police and fire departments and officials from the harbormaster’s office... Read more
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WestportNow
Catherine R. McAleenan, 89resident of Westport until 1994 when she and her husband retired to New Bern. J
Catherine R. McAleenan, 89
WestportNow / Posted 9 days ago
resident of Westport until 1994 when she and her husband retired to New Bern. Joseph McAleenan, who rose through the Westport police ranks to lieutenant before serving 15 years as Weston police chief, died in September 2014 at age 86. (See... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Man, woman charged after barricading themselves inside home with childsetting up a perimeter and evacuated neighbors, the Southwest Regional Emergenc
Man, woman charged after barricading themselves inside home with child
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 9 days ago
setting up a perimeter and evacuated neighbors, the Southwest Regional Emergency Response Team was activated by Westport police. The negotiators from the Southwest Regional Emergency Response Team arrived around noon and started talking... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Man, woman barricade themselves inside Westport home with childsetting up a perimeter and evacuated neighbors, the Southwest Regional Emergenc
Man, woman barricade themselves inside Westport home with child
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 10 days ago
setting up a perimeter and evacuated neighbors, the Southwest Regional Emergency Response Team was activated by Westport police. The negotiators from the Southwest Regional Emergency Response Team arrived around noon and started talking... Read more
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WestportNow
Two Held After StandoffMonday, May 16, 2016 Westport police said two persons were taken into custod
Two Held After Standoff
WestportNow / Posted 10 days ago
Monday, May 16, 2016 Westport police said two persons were taken into custody today after a standoff on Richmondville Avenue. According to Lt. David Farrell, police were called at about 10 a.m. to an address on... Read more
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The Herald News
Man sought after girl says he exposed himself on Westport beachand masturbated in front of her at Gooseberry Island.The incident happened Thur
Man sought after girl says he exposed himself on Westport beach
The Herald News / Posted 10 days ago
and masturbated in front of her at Gooseberry Island.The incident happened Thursday, according to a news release issued by Westport police.The victim took a photo of the suspect, who then confronted her and argued about her taking the photo, police... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
83-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeonthe Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed hea
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Westport Crash Identified As Retired Neurosurgeon
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 12 days ago
the Post Road East when his car veered into the eastbound lanes and slammed head-on into two other cars, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westportlocal man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Pos
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 13 days ago
local man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road East in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westportlocal man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Pos
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 13 days ago
local man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road East in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westportlocal man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Pos
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 13 days ago
local man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road East in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westportlocal man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Pos
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 13 days ago
local man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road East in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westportlocal man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Pos
83-Year-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 13 days ago
local man was killed in a three-car head-on pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road East in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
83-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In WestportAn 83-year-old local man was killed in a three-car pileup on Friday morning on
83-Old Man Killed In Post Road Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 13 days ago
An 83-year-old local man was killed in a three-car pileup on Friday morning on the Post Road in Westport, police said. The Westport Police, EMS and Fire Departments responded to the crash at about 10 a.m. on Post Road East near Crescent... Read more
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WestportNow
Police: Portion of Post Road East ClosedFriday, May 13, 2016 UPDATE Westport Police advise that Post Road East is sh
Police: Portion of Post Road East Closed
WestportNow / Posted 13 days ago
Friday, May 13, 2016 UPDATE Westport Police advise that Post Road East is shut down between Compo Road and Hillspoint Road due to a motor vehicle accident. Lt. David Farrell said the section will be closed... Read more
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WestportNow
Services Set for Westport Police SergeantFriday, May 06, 2016 Services have been set for Westport Police Sgt. Robert
Services Set for Westport Police Sergeant
WestportNow / Posted 20 days ago
Friday, May 06, 2016 Services have been set for Westport Police Sgt. Robert Myer, 48, a 23-year member of the force who died an “untimely death” on Wednesday. The family will receive friends on Monday, May... Read more
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WestportNow
Westport Police Mourn Sgt. Robert Myer, 48Wednesday, May 04, 2016 UPDATE The Westport Police Department today announce
Westport Police Mourn Sgt. Robert Myer, 48
WestportNow / Posted 21 days ago
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 UPDATE The Westport Police Department today announced the ”untimely death” of Sgt. Robert Myer, 48, a 23-year member of the force. According to a news release from the Newtown... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Newtown police investigate cop’s untimely deathNEWTOWN — Authorities are investigating the untimely death of a Westport police
Newtown police investigate cop’s untimely death
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
NEWTOWN — Authorities are investigating the untimely death of a Westport police officer and member of the Newtown police commission. In Westport, First Selectman Jim Marpe also released a statement praising Myer for his service. “It was with... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Avon Mountain reopens after deadly crashfound dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in hi
Avon Mountain reopens after deadly crash
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 21 days ago
found dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in his Newtown home Sergeant Robert Myer (Westport Police) Police have identified the Westport police officer, who was found dead at his home in Newtown on Wednesday... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million for Wednesday's drawingfound dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in hi
Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million for Wednesday's drawing
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 21 days ago
found dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in his Newtown home Sergeant Robert Myer (Westport Police) Police have identified the Westport police officer, who was found dead at his home in Newtown on Wednesday... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Suspicious envelope found at Avon schoolfound dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in hi
Suspicious envelope found at Avon school
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
found dead in his Newtown homePolice identify Westport officer found dead in his Newtown home Sergeant Robert Myer (Westport Police) Police have identified the Westport police officer, who was found dead at his home in Newtown on Wednesday... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Weston Driver Charged With Leaving Scene Of Crash In WestportConn. -- A Weston man was charged with crashing his car and leaving the scene o
Weston Driver Charged With Leaving Scene Of Crash In Westport
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 22 days ago
Conn. -- A Weston man was charged with crashing his car and leaving the scene on Easton Road in October 2014, according to Westport police. Laurence Shore, 64, of Weston, was charged with leaving an accident scene and failure to grant right of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Police investigate Westport cop’s untimely deathAuthorities are investigating the untimely death of a Westport police officer a
Police investigate Westport cop’s untimely death
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
Authorities are investigating the untimely death of a Westport police officer and member of the Newtown police commission. In Westport, First Selectman Jim Marpe also released a statement praising Myer for his service. “It was with profound sadness... Read more
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WestportNow
Honoring One of Their OwnWednesday, May 04, 2016 A flag flies at half staff and black bunting is drap
Honoring One of Their Own
WestportNow / Posted 22 days ago
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 A flag flies at half staff and black bunting is draped outside the Westport Police Department today following announcement of the “untimely death” of Sgt. Robert Myer, 48. A 23-year member of the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Police Mourn Death Of Sergeant Who Served 23 Years On The ForceWESTPORT, Conn. — The Westport Police Department and the Town of Westport offer
Westport Police Mourn Death Of Sergeant Who Served 23 Years On The Force
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 22 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. — The Westport Police Department and the Town of Westport offered its "sincerest condolences" to the family and friends of Sgt. Robert Myer, who died in his home on Wednesday morning . “It was with profound sadness that I learned... Read more
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WestportNow
Westport Police Mourn Sgt Robert Myer, 48Wednesday, May 04, 2016 The Westport Police Department today announced the ”
Westport Police Mourn Sgt Robert Myer, 48
WestportNow / Posted 22 days ago
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 The Westport Police Department today announced the ”untimely death” of Sgt. Robert Myer, 48, a 23-year member of the force. According to a news release from the Newtown Police... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Police identify Westport officer found dead in his Newtown homePolice have identified the Westport police officer, who was found dead at his h
Police identify Westport officer found dead in his Newtown home
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
Police have identified the Westport police officer, who was found dead at his home in Newtown on Wednesday morning. Officers received a medical call on Elizabeth Street around 6:45 a.m. Upon arrival, the officers found the body of 48-year-old Robert... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport OfficerNEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport Officer
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 22 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a Westport police officer who was found dead in his Elizabeth Street home on Wednesday morning, police said. Newtown officers responded at 6:42 a.m. for a "medical assist"... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport OfficerNEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport Officer
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 22 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a Westport police officer who was found dead in his Elizabeth Street home on Wednesday morning, police said. Newtown officers responded at 6:42 a.m. for a "medical assist"... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport OfficerNEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a
Newtown Police Investigating Untimely Death Of Westport Officer
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 22 days ago
NEWTOWN, Conn. — Newtown officers were investigating the "untimely death" of a Westport police officer who was found dead in his Elizabeth Street home on Wednesday morning, police said. Newtown officers responded at 6:42 a.m. for a "medical assist"... Read more
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