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Hartford PD: Man Arrested in Fatal Crash
The victim, 47-year-old Chante Tucker of Hartford, died from her injuries the next morning at Saint Francis Hospital.
The Bristol Press - Bristol man, charged in jewelry theft from home, seeking trial
Albert Landrette, 35, of 74 Broderick St., pleaded not guilty to one count of third-degree larceny during a hearing Friday, in Bristol Superior Court.
Bristol man arrested for choking Southington woman
Joshua Werner, 41, of Bristol, was arrested on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 8:44 a.m., on an active warrant for choking a Southington woman on Sept. 2 and getting in a motor vehicle accident on I-84 after fleeing the scene.
Emergency Crews Respond to Hazmat Situation in Meriden
NBC ConnecticutPolice and fire crews responded to a hazmat situation in Meriden on Friday afternoon.It happened in the area of 500 Broad Street, according to police.State police and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection also responded to the scene.
New Britain Police Arrest 7 in Prostitution Sting
Latest Hartford County NewsNew Britain Police Arrest 7 in Prostitution StingPD: Hartford man steals motorcycle, tries to sell it back to victimState doles out $12.4M in bicycle safety grantsEvent offers free services, resources to Connecticut veteransMan accused of stealing $14K worth of DJ equipmen
The Bristol Press - Bristol police still investigating serious motorcycle accident, withholding victim's identity
Police on Friday said they are still withholding the victim’s identity. They do expect to release his name at some point.Officers on Friday said they did not have an update on the victim’s condition. The man was seriously injured on Thursday, at about 7:37 a.m., when he was involved in a crash while
The Bristol Press - Bristol woman accused of stabbing man during domestic incident
Andrea Ferrara, 37, of 295 Redstone Hill Road, has been accused of using a steak knife to stab a man in the calf sometime around 11 p.m., according to the police report. The man was evaluated by medics after police and an ambulance were called. He declined to go to the hospital.
The Bristol Press - State pedals funds: City among recipients of aid for pedestrian, bike safety projects
“We have been spending time to analyze gateways and connecting points to and from downtown,” Zoppo-Sassu said in an email. “This grant will allow us to complete some of these desired items sooner rather than later, including striping bicycle paths on the Memorial Boulevard.”
The Bristol Press - Man seriously injured in Bristol motorcycle crash
The crash occurred on Mountain Road and involved only a motorcycle, police said. The male operator of the motorcycle appeared to have serious injuries and was taken to St. Francis Hospital by LifeStar helicopter.Police have not released the name of the driver.The accident reconstruction team has tak
New Britain Herald - Man involved in Newington crash dies
The crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. and closed the intersection for hours as a police reconstruction team investigated.Two other people suffered minor injuries but were not taken to the hospital, police said.Officers were performing CPR on the male driver but he was pronounced dead at the hospital,
Bristol man charged with assaulting woman in Southington during domestic dispute
Joshua Werner, 41, of 1204 Stafford Ave., Bristol, was charged Tuesday with third-degree assault, second-degree strangulation and disorderly conduct.
The Bristol Press - Police say Bristol woman left children alone for most of weekend
Kaylee West, 28, of 28 Driscoll Drive, filed an application for accelerated rehabilitation, a first-time offender program, during a hearing Wednesday in Bristol Superior Court.
The Bristol Press - Bristol man pleads guilty to mugging man, 69, downtown
Michael Pahl, 30, accepted a plea bargain Monday in Bristol Superior Court that exposes him to as much as five years in prison. After the hearing, he was released to enter a treatment program.
Waterbury Police: Woman shot in stomach in drive-by shooting
Waterbury police at the scene of a reported shooting at Ridgewood Street. Bill Bittar Republican-AmericanWATERBURY — A 22-year-old woman is hospitalized after being shot at 14 Ridgewood Street just before 6 p.m., as police investigate a report of a drive-by shooting. Acting Chief Fred Spagnolo said
The Bristol Press - New Britain man charged in pair of 2017 Bristol car burglaries
Julio Montalvo, 34, faces two counts of third-degree burglary. Police say he broke windows on two cars parked outside a business on Main Street in the late night or early morning hours of Aug. 15 and 16, 2017.
4 More Human Cases of West Nile Virus Reported in Connecticut
“It’s a great time to be outside as we move into autumn, temperatures start to cool off and Connecticut’s fair season is in full swing, but it’s also important to take precautions to prevent mosquito bites,” DPH Commissioner Dr. Raul Pino said in a statement. “You can reduce your risk of WNV by usin
Police announce Apple Harvest road closures, parking bans, and detours
From Friday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Sept. 30 and Friday, Oct. 5 through Sunday, Oct. 7 the following streets will be posted as “No Parking” on either side of the street: Academy Lane, Academy Street, Berlin Avenue (Main Street to Highwood Avenue), Center Court, Center Place, Center Street, Chestn
PD: Man arrested for trying to enter unmarked police vehicle in West Hartford
The man, later identified as 38-year-old Sean T. Colgan, then allegedly went to pull on the door handle at which point the officer exited the vehicle and detained him.
The Bristol Press - Bristol woman, accused of leaving children home alone, seeking first-time offender program
Kaylee West, 28, of 28 Driscoll Drive, filed an application for Accelerated Rehabilitation - a first-time offender program - during a hearing Wednesday in Bristol Superior Court. She is due back in court on Oct. 10, when she will learn if a judge feels the program is an appropriate resolution to the
Woman Shot in the Stomach in Waterbury
NBC ConnecticutWaterbury police cruiser file photoA 22-year-old woman was shot in Waterbury Wednesday, according to police.Deputy Chief Fernanda Spagnolo said they found the victim suffering a gunshot wound to the stomach at 14 Ridgewood St. She was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment. Her co