Former Easton EMT Sentenced for Fatal Hit-and-Run

A former Easton EMT and firefighter who pleaded guilty to a deadly hit-and-run in Fairfield that killed a Pennsylvania woman will spend seven years in prison.

Declan Patrick Kot, 23, was sentenced Nov. 10 in Bridgeport Superior Court for the crash that killed Marileady Morel Araujo, Continue reading “Former Easton EMT Sentenced for Fatal Hit-and-Run”

Easton Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty

An Easton man and former firefighter pleaded guilty on Wednesday to charges involving a July 4, 2020 hit-and- run in Fairfield that killed a 32-year-old Pennsylvania woman.

Declan Patrick Kot pleaded guilty in Bridgeport Superior Court to second-degree manslaughter, tampering with Continue reading “Easton Man Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run Pleads Guilty”

Fatal Crash on Route 59 Seriously Injures Two Others

The Easton Police Department received numerous calls on Nov. 24 at about 5:02 p.m. reporting a motor vehicle accident on Route 59 between Maple Road and Judd Road.  The first Easton police officer to arrive on the scene found a male passenger who was unresponsive and a citizen administering Continue reading “Fatal Crash on Route 59 Seriously Injures Two Others”

Articles from the Courier 7/6/20 – 7/12/20

In case you missed it, check out the articles posted in the Easton Courier in the past week, from Monday, July 6 to Sunday, July 13.

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First Selectman Releases Statement on Charges against Easton Man in Fairfield Hit-and-Run

Easton First Selectman David Bindelglass released the following statement concerning charges by the Fairfield Police Department in connection with a deadly hit-and-run accident July 4 that led to the death of a Pennsylvania woman.

Declan P. Kot, 22, of Easton faces multiple charges. Continue reading “First Selectman Releases Statement on Charges against Easton Man in Fairfield Hit-and-Run”

Fairfield Police Charge Easton Man in Hit-and-Run Crash that Killed Pedestrian

Declan P. Kot

Fairfield Police Chief Christopher Lyddy reports that the Fairfield Police Department has charged a man in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian over the weekend, according to a press release.

Declan P. Kot, 22, is charged with: 

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