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Waterbury Police charge 3 in 2017 double murder case
Police say they've obtained arrest warrants for Tahjay Love and Zaekwon McDaniel, both 20, and 24-year-old Gabriel Pulliam. Officials say all 3 suspects are believed to be gang members. They are facing charges of murder and conspiracy to commitmurder.
Fire Destroys Tractor-Trailer Carrying Yogurt on I-84 in Tolland
A tractor-trailer caught fire on Interstate 84 West in Tolland early Tuesday morning and the load of yogurt it was hauling is a complete loss.It happened between exits 69 and 68 just after midnight and no one was hurt.The tractor-trailer was engulfed when firefighters arrived and the truck and the l
Man shot, toddler-aged daughter injured during Southwick home invasion, Hampden DA says
SOUTHWICK - Police continue to investigate a Monday night home invasion on Vining Hill Road that sent a man to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield with a gunshot wound.The man's toddler-aged daughter suffered injuries in the attack and was also taken to Baystate for treatment, James Leydon, spoke
Inmate who escaped for 10 days sentenced to 4 more years
Latest Hartford County NewsInmate who escaped for 10 days sentenced to 4 more yearsNew Britain man sustains serious injuries after being struck by a carMan experiences medical emergency during kayak race, diesPolice search for missing Willimantic manPD: Southington man in possession of drugs, stolen
Westfield man convicted of manslaughter while driving drunk, despite lawyer's claim he was too drunk to commit manslaughter
Pezzini, 27, was convicted for the death of 68-year-old David Matyseck, whose truck Pezzini collided with on Nov. 8, 2016, in Westfield.
Enfield Residents Speak Out On Development
ENFIELD, CT — Enfield residents clearly want a Trader Joe's and a Christmas Tree Shop to open in town. They also had a variety of other answers when asked what businesses they would like to see locally on theEnfield Patch Facebook page.Here is a summary of some of the responses for development in to
Mother, daughter killed in Belchertown car accident
Northwestern District Attorney's Office spokesperson Mary Carey told 22News 59-year-oldLaurel L. Place, and her mother, 83-year-oldDoris F. Place,died as a result of the crash. Both women were residents of Belchertown.
MGM casino generates $27M in revenue during first month
The MGM casino in Springfield, Mass., reported $27 million for its first full month of operation. (AP)BOSTON – MGM has reported nearly $27 million in revenue during the first full month of operation at its Massachusetts casino.The state Gaming Commission reported Monday that MGM Springfield generate
Man who killed EH store clerk in robbery fails in appeal bid
Like almost all defendants convicted of serious crimes, Kezlyn Mendez wanted to appeal his conviction of felony murder and other crimes in the 2012 robbery of a convenience store on Burnside Avenue in East Hartford, during which he fatally shot clerk Luthfur “Belal” Tarafdar.The state public defende
Man who killed alleged home invader challenges drug charge
Palmer police said they found around $32,875 in cash, 20 pounds of marijuana, THC products and packaging supplies insideBryant’s residence.
Hartford student taken to hospital after ingesting 'edible narcotic' at school
Hartford, CT Police Department File Image (WFSB)A Bulkeley High School student was taken to the hospital after police said she ate an "edible narcotic" at school.Officers were told a male student brought the edible narcotic to school Monday morning and shared it with the female student.After eating
Man found dead with gunshot wounds inside car in Springfield identified
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- The man who died after being shot inside a vehicle on Cambridge Street in Springfield Friday night has been identified.26-year-old, Xavier Jourdan, from Springfield was pronounced dead on scene.The Hampden District Attorney's Office released his identity Monday aftern
Hartford man arrested on firearm and narcotics charges
Latest Hartford County NewsHartford man arrested on firearm and narcotics chargesImmigration officials allow New Britain family in sanctuary to return homeHartford City Council has strong support to raise age for sale of tobacco, vaping products to 21VA asked to change Lincoln quote to include women
Convicted felon in Hartford arrested on drugs, weapons charges
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Detectives conducting a drug operation in Hartford's south district said they arrested a convicted felon on drugs and weapons charges.Police said they charged 46-year-old Luis Roman with possession of narcotics, possession with intent to sell, criminal possession of a firearm,
6 people compete in Six Flags 30 hour coffin challenge
George Reczek from FitchburgVictoria Sarlo from SouthbridgeScott Cameron from DedhamCarlos Mateo from Meriden, ConnecticutStacy Wirzulis from Windsor, ConnecticutContestants challenged their fears by spending 30 consecutive hours in a handmade coffin.
South Windsor Police Blotter (Oct. 8-15)
Emily Bryda, 25, of Vernon was charged with Failure to Respond to an Infraction and released on $136.00 cash bond. Bryda is scheduled to appear at Manchester Superior Court on October 25, 2018.
Children hid in bathroom as man choked, tried to rob woman
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - A man is accused of invading his girlfriend's home, choking her and trying to rob while two children hid in a bathroom.Police said they arrested 36-year-old John Jenkins of Hartford on Sunday.They said Jenkins entered the victim's home around 5:30 p.m.A juvenile caller told the
MGM casino generated $27M in revenues during 1st month open
Latest Connecticut NewsNew London to get more housingPD: High school student in Hartford brought to hospital after ingesting 'edible narcotic'News 8 hosts Hurricane Michael relief drives this Friday, October 19Horse collapses, died on Connecticut beachAndover police looking for 2 vehicles following
Fake Hartford Addresses Used in $27M Obamacare Fraud Scam: Feds
HARTFORD, CT — A father and son from California entered guilty pleas in Hartford federal court Friday in a multi-state Obamacare fraud case, prosecutors said. Four localities in Connecticut were involved, including Hartford, prosecutors said.
Simsbury Police Blotter: Oct. 5-11
SIMSBURY, CT — Here are the most recent arrest logs, as provided by the Simsbury Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions.