10:02am–Fairfield–Thieves prefer easy targets so it goes without saying to make sure you lock your doors before going to work or to the store.  Police just nabbed a man in the Merritt Street area (near Park Ave.) testing doorknobs and checking windows.  An alert neighbor spotted the man, called police with an description and remained on the line as police set up a perimeter.  By 10:08am  police had the man in custody catching him red handed.


9:22pm–Bridgeport–4 year old boy assaulted by mother’s boyfriend at Harral Ave, Greene Homes Building One. Apparent head injury, police are investigating.

With graduation and wedding season in full swing, how do you know how to select a good SD card for your camera? How long do they last? Jeremy Brock from A+ Computers in Fairfield explains. Jeremy specializes in data recovery from this type of media.

3:18–Shelton–Bank Robbery at Newtown Savings Bank 815 Bridgeport Ave. Robber was last seen heading down Armstrong Road. Police are looking for a tall skinny black male driving a blue/gray Mitsubishi. No weapon displayed he handed the teller a note.

The Valley Indy Sentinel is reporting the fatality on Boston Avenue over the weekend was Darnell Cooks. Cooks was the captain of the Ansonia Charger football team in 2004 and graduated in 2005. He was 25. . Ironically, his co-captain Steve Zuraw died in a car accident in 2009. They both were star players on the 2002 and 2003 championship seasons

By Stephen Krauchick

DoingItLocal is run by Steve Krauchick. Steve has always had interest with breaking news even as an early teen, opting to listen to the Watergate hearings instead of top 40 on the radio. His interest in news spread to become the communities breaking news leader in Connecticut’s Fairfield County. He strongly believes that the public has right to know what is happening in their backyard and that government needs to be transparent. Steve also likes promoting local businesses.

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