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Teen, 10-year-old injured in dirt bike crash in Stonington

STONINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Police in Stonington are investigating a crash involving a dirt bike and a quad vehicle on Saturday afternoon. Police confirmed it happened in the area of North Anguilla Road. Police said a 10-year-old boy was operating the dirt bike when he struck a quad head-on. Both the 10-year-old and the teenage […]

US prosecutors allege bribes in 2018, 2022 World Cup votes

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors revealed new details of alleged bribes paid to FIFA executive committee members to gain their votes for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup and charged a pair of former 21st Century Fox executives with making illegal payments to win broadcast rights for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments. An indictment […]

Man accused of killing hotel worker in Anguilla sues resort

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man charged with killing a hotel worker he says attacked his family on the Caribbean island of Anguilla has filed a negligence lawsuit against the resort company that operates the hotel. A spokeswoman for Scott Hapgood, of Darien, said the lawsuit against Auberge Resorts was filed Monday in a […]

Lawsuit: Slain Anguilla resort worker was accused of rape 3 weeks before attack involving Darien man

DARIEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Darien man Scott Hapgood is suing a resort in Anguilla, seeking it takes responsibility for the incident involving one of the resort employees attacking Hapgood in front of his family. In April 2019, Hapgood was in his hotel room at Auberge Resorts with his family when employee Kenny Mitchell violently attacked […]

US-British diplomatic clash in store over Caribbean killing?

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officials in Anguilla are preparing a warrant for the arrest of a Connecticut man who refused to return to the Caribbean island to face charges in the death of a hotel resort worker, the attorney general for the British territory said Tuesday. Attorneys for Scott Hapgood, of Darien, said he skipped […]

Man charged in Caribbean hotel worker’s death skips hearing

DARIEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man charged in the death of a hotel worker he says attacked his family in Anguilla has declined to return to the British Caribbean territory for the latest pretrial hearing, a spokesman said Monday. Scott Hapgood, of Darien, is worried about his safety in light of death threats, and […]

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