The Charger Bulletin

Possible Homicide is Under Investigation

Matt DiGiovanni

April 21, 2010

A middle aged woman died in an apparent domestic violence related homicide at the Regency Apartments late Saturday, Apr. 24. Her husband, Jim Ratchford, was arrested for the incident. Ratchford turned himself into police shortly after his wife’s death and is currently sitting in prison. His bail is...

Homicide in West Haven?

The Charger Bulletin

April 21, 2010

By Mark Roseman PH D.  - Department of Communications I remember the effect that Kitty Genovese, the young woman murdered in front of hundreds at her New York City apartment building in the early 1960’s had on me and my suburban Connecticut classmates. It was shocking to us that an individual could...

Son of slain 100-year-old woman: Mom was active

Liz De La Torre

October 9, 2009

From The Associated Press DARTMOUTH, Mass. – A 100-year-old woman found strangled in a nursing home with a plastic bag over her head loved living at the home, where she happily played bingo and doled out daily hugs to other residents, her son said Thursday. Elizabeth Barrow was found dead in...

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