Hamden man charged with assaulting and robbing ex-girlfriend

Hamden man charged with assaulting and robbing ex-girlfriend

HAMDEN – A Hamden man is facing domestic violence and robbery charges after police say he beat his ex-girlfriend Sunday morning. Police received a report of an assault at a Kaye Vue Drive home at about 8:30 Sunday morning, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. “Upon arrival officers met with the 23-year-old victim. […]

Hamden Police: Man exposed himself to two young girls

Hamden Police: Man exposed himself to two young girls

HAMDEN – Police are searching for a man exposed himself to two young girls Saturday afternoon, according to reports. The incident happened at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Maher Avenue, which is off of Washington Avenue, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. “Two young girls were selling rocks in front of their residence,” […]

New Haven man facing charges in Dunkin Donuts burglary

New Haven man facing charges in Dunkin Donuts burglary

  HAMDEN – A New Haven man broke into Dunkin Donuts on Dixwell Avenue early Wednesday morning and then led officers on a chase that ended in New Haven before he was taken into custody, according to police. Hamden Police got a report of a burglary at the coffee shop at 938 Dixwell Ave. at […]

Hamden Police: Passenger in stolen car had loaded gun

Hamden Police: Passenger in stolen car had loaded gun

HAMDEN – The passenger of a vehicle police say was stolen in North Haven was arrested Wednesday on gun charges, and police are looking for the two other people, including the driver, who were in the car. At about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday Officer Kyle Sampognaro spotted the car in the area of Newhall and Marlboro street, according […]

Traffic stop leads to drug charges for New Haven man

Traffic stop leads to drug charges for New Haven man

HAMDEN – A traffic stop last month led to multiple drug charges for a New Haven man. The incident happened on June 15, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. On that date, Officer Matthew Barbuto saw a car drive through the intersection of Shepard and Goodrich streets with a stop sign without stopping, Smith […]

Police: Hamden man beat girlfriend, assaulted officers

Police: Hamden man beat girlfriend, assaulted officers

HAMDEN – A Hamden man was arrested Monday after allegedly attacking his girlfriend. The incident happened at about 3 p.m. Monday, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith, when police got a report of a  “rolling domestic dispute.” Officers found the victim on Putnam Avenue, Smith said in a release Wednesday. The woman, 23, was […]

Hamden arrests: June 23 – June 29

Hamden arrests: June 23 – June 29

  FRIDAY, JUNE 23: — Clentis Kyiel Sead, 46, of 121 Helen St., Hamden, was charged with two counts of third-degree forgery, third-degree larceny and criminal attempt at third-degree larceny. He was held in lieu of $25,000 bond and is due to appear in Meriden Superior Court on July 6. — Gahiji Bernard Keen, 40, of 94 Elizabeth St., New Haven, […]

Hamden Police: Woman falsely reported car stolen for insurance payout

Hamden Police: Woman falsely reported car stolen for insurance payout

HAMDEN – A New York woman is facing insurance fraud charges after she allegedly falsely reported her car stolen last year and collected an insurance payout on the supposedly stolen car. Lea Lafond, 32, of 111-08 223 Queens Village, New York, was charged with insurance fraud, second-degree larceny, second-degree filing a false incident report and […]