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Man in prison for killing 2 women admits to killing 2 more
White is already serving a 50-year prison sentence for the death of Sawarie Krichindath, who was found slain in her Hartford apartment on March 16, 2013. In 1980, White was convicted of manslaughter in the beating death of Betty Robertson, also in Hartford.
Hartford police investigating fatal shooting on Norwich Street
Latest Hartford County NewsHartford police investigating fatal shooting on Norwich StreetMan steals flag from New Britain mayor's houseReport: CCSU mishandled sexual assault complaint within departmentPD: Men steal South Windsor resident's identity to order, intercept packagesBristol PD: 2 arrests m
23-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Shot in Chest in New Haven: PD
A man has died after being shot in the chest in New Haven on Saturday afternoon.Police say they were dispatched to a house on Henry Street around 12:30 p.m. to investigate a reported assault. When officers arrived, they say they found a 23-year-old New Haven man who had been shot in the chest. First
2 Men Shot on Lilac Street in New Haven
Two men are recovering after being shot on Lilac Street in New Haven late Friday night.Police say ShotSpotter reported gunfire on Lilac Street near Newhall Street around 10:30 p.m.When officers arrived, they say they found two men who had been shot at a home on Bassett Street. Officers say 29-year-o
Mystic couple wins statewide award for energy-efficient home
The struggle came from their desire for a piece of land that is flat, able to accommodate a south-facing house, in their price range, near I-95, near the water and closer to their daughter in New Jersey than their Rhode Island residence.
Dirt Bike Riders Cause Trouble For New London Residents: Report
NEW LONDON, CT — City leaders voted Monday to ban the use of dirt bikes, ATV's and other similar vehicles in New London, however some riders arestill causing trouble for some residents, as reported by Fox 61.
State fire officials shutter problem-plagued BDA mill buildings
As the tenants move to new quarters, the owner, Nick Griseto, is preparing to turn it over to the town, ending his efforts to revitalize the historic mill site on the Pawcatuck River and acknowledging his inability to meet property tax obligations.
Mass. drug bust nabs gun, pills
Officers seized the pills, 10 grams of heroin, a large amount of cash, and a loaded .380 Caliber handgun.
Groton Police Seize Over 130 Bags Of Heroin, $2,542 Cash: Report
GROTON, CT — Police said officersseized over 130 bags of heroin and other drugs, as well as over $2,000 in cash, Monday after investigating a vehicle in the parking lot of a local business, the New London Day reported.
Former Rite-Aid employee charged with theft of prescription pills from Westerly pharmacy
WESTERLY — A former employee of Rite-Aid is facing charges after the Westerly police said an investigation found that she had illegally obtained prescription medications. The woman, Caroline Cecilia Walsh, 25, of 92 High St., Apt. 3, Westerly, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of larceny of a contr
Malone celebrates 25 years of sobriety, helping others
The 62-year-old Norwich native, a Navy veteran, former newspaperman and longtime state representative, had his last drink on June 20, 1993. His sobriety date is June 21, the day he entered a two-week rehabilitation facility in New Hampshire.
Man shot to death outside Hartford bodega
Assistant Chief Rafael on Medina said the call came a few minutes before 10 a.m. for a reported shooting on Norwich Street, just north of Colt Park. When they arrived, police found a male on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to Hartford Hospital where he was pronounced dead
BREAKING: Man shot in Providence, investigation underway
The victim was transported by ambulance to the hospital, where he was rushed into surgery, according to Major David Lapatin.
Body of man found near Yantic River Falls, police say
NORWICH (AP) — Authorities say the body of a man was found in the area of the Yantic River Falls in Norwich.Police said the body was found on Thursday. Authorities say there is no indication of foul play, but a complete investigation by the Norwich Police Department and office of the Chief Medical E
Norwich counselor charged with billing Medicaid program nearly $200K in fraudulent claims
NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) - ANorwichcounselor is facing charges after officials say she billedMedicaidnearly $200,000 infraudulentclaims.
Lobster Madness Returns This Summer To Foxwoods
MASHANTUCKET, CT – Nothing says summer in New England like fresh locally-caught lobster, andFoxwoods Resort Casinois serving up a robust array of lobster entrées for this summer's Lobster Madness celebration.
PD: Body found Yantic River Falls in Norwich
“Officers subsequently discovered a deceased male, whose name is being withheld at this time, at that location,” police said in a release. “The Norwich Police Department and the Connecticut Office of the Chief Medical Examiner are conducting a complete investigation however, based on the initial inv
Westerly woman charged with forgery and theft after police said she cashed a stolen check
WESTERLY — A 28-year-old local woman was arrested Thursday on forgery and theft charges after the police said she cashed one stolen check and tried to crash another. According to police, the woman, Ariana D. Bruno, of 51 Pleasant St., took checks from a relative and obtained $250 from the account at
Groton Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
GROTON, CT — The school year is pretty much over but there are still several available jobs the local school district is looking to fill. It's important to note, that these positions are either vacant and or mandated by the state or federal government.
Inmate charged with throwing feces at officer
The inmate, Maurice Snowden, allegedly refused to leave his cell for questioning and processing when state police arrived. He has been charged with assault of public safety personnel and failure to comply with fingerprint requirements.