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PD: New Britain man dies following hit and run incident
According topolice, around 4:00 p.m., units responded to the area of 250 Allen Street following a report of a serious crash.
Hartford police officer expected to recover from stab wounds
Officer Jill KidikHARTFORD — A Hartford police officer is expected to make a full recovery from stabbing injuries sustained when she responded to a tenant-landlord dispute.Deputy Chief Brian Foley said Officer Jill Kidik is expected to survive.Kidik was stabbed multiple times Thursday when Chevoughn
Man arrested after standoff in Litchfield
Fisher did not initially comply with police requests, but the state police tactical team was able to take him into custody without incident, police said.
PD: Litchfield man arrested for threatening others
According to police, on Friday evening around 5:30 p.m., 28-year-old Robert Fisher was making threats to people at an apartment building on Andre Drive.
Springfield police arrest 2 men who reportedly struck officers while fleeing field sobriety test
SPRINGFIELD -- A Chicopee and Springfield man have reportedly been arrested after the vehicle they were in fled a field sobriety test, striking two officers, city police reported Saturday.
The Bristol Press - Woman seriously injured in Southington house fire
The fire was called in around 9:45 p.m. at 630 Prospect St. One woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, an official said. Her condition was not known as of Sunday morning, he said.Fire officials were still on the scene investigating as of 6 a.m.The State Police Fire and Explosives Uni
Silver Alert issued for endangered runaway teenager in Southington
Alexa Miani is described as being 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds and having brown hair and eyes. She was last seen in Southington on Saturday, May 19 wearing blue jeans and a black hoodie. No photo of Miani was provided by police.
Ex-death row inmate to be resentenced to life in prison
He was supposed to be resentenced last month, but prosecutors asked a judge to postpone the hearing so that Garcia's daughter could attend. Her daughter, 17-year-old Jayleah, was 2 when her mother was killed.
Woman accused of stabbing Hartford police officer arraigned
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Fight in McDonald's Drive-Through Lane Leads to Arrest
GLASTONBURY, CT — A woman has been charged with second-degree breach of peace after a fight at a McDonald's drive through lane, police said.
Task Force Breaks Up South Windsor Pot Operation
Last month, task force members received a tip from an "out of state law enforcement agency" about a "large marijuana grow operation" in South Windsor, according to a report.
Task Force Makes Downtown Manchester Drug Arrest
MANCHESTER, CT — The East Central Narcotics Task Force has arrested a man accused of selling narcotics in downtown Manchester, according to a report.
Willow Williams of Torrington subject of Silver Alert
TORRINGTON — A Silver Alert has been issued for Willow Williams, 14.Willow is a white female with brown eyes and a red tint in her black hair. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 110 pounds.Willow was last seen Friday.Anyone with any information on Willow’s whereabouts should call police at
The Bristol Press - Bristol police arrest sex offender
James Mulhern, 42, of 218 West St., is facing one count of fourth-degree sexual assault after his arrest this week.Police said the allegations involve inappropriate contact with an adult male who was known to him. Police declined to comment further on the case, as the arrest warrant has been ordered
Review of 'The Underpants' at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre
Berlin, CT - 'The Underpants' is a wild farce adapted by Steven Martin, of Saturday Night Live fame. This renowned comic actor and author of 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile' has written a wild satire adapted from the classic 1910 German farce 'Die Hose' by the playwright Carl Sternheim. The Connecticut
Woman who 'repeatedly stabbed officer in the neck' held on $2M bail
Chevoughn Augustin, 39, has been charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of officer Jill Kidik, 34, in Hartford, Connecticut on Thursday morningKidik responded to reports of a disturbance at Augustin's apartment buildingA struggle ensued and Augustin knocked Kidik to the ground, grabbed a cera
Court rejects appeal of man who raped, killed 2-year-old
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut court has rejected the appeal of a Bridgeport man convicted in the death of a 2-year-old girl who police say was brutally raped.Eric White argued that his 2004 guilty plea to felony murder should be vacated because at the time he was taking medication for bipolar
Police: Man found shot to death on Hartford sidewalk
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Wounded officer identified, suspect due in court
Police say Hartford Officer Jill Kidik was repeatedly stabbed in the neck at an apartment building Thursday by a female tenant who was causing a disturbance. Kidik's jugular vein and trachea were lacerated. She underwent hours of surgery and was in stable, but critical, condition Friday.
Diversity Discussion Lingers As Party Convention Starts | CT News Junkie
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim, who might not have what it takes to get the support of about 300 delegates to automatically qualify for an August primary, said the Democratic Party “is a party that should have people of all walks of life, color of skin, religious and ethnic breakdowns ... represented.”