Police in Stamford, Connecticut were searching Wednesday for a suspect the said attacked a man for no apparent reason.
Police said a 27-year-old autistic man was robbed of $100 he had received for his birthday after being tricked by a man who befriended him at a park in Stamford.
Stamford police have a suspect in custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of a taxi driver in what appeared to be a robbery.
A murder mystery had Fairfield County on edge Wednesday. Police were searching for a killer after the body of a taxi driver was found in a cul-de-sac in Stamford.
Lt. Diedrich Hohn said an early morning raid revealed hundreds of images downloaded onto the computer operated solely by 35-year-old Oziel Mazariegos.
Over the first six months of 2013, the percentage of serious crimes and property crimes dropped 3.5 percent compared with the same timeframe in 2012.
A sixth grader from Stamford has been arrested in connection with a late-night beating and robbery of a 39-year-old man earlier this month.
Stamford Police were executing a narcotics search warrant at a house on Lockwood Avenue when a shot was fired through the door striking Officer Richard Gasparino in the face.