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1 dead, 1 person severely injured in New Haven crash
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - One person has died, and another severely injured in a car crash on the New Haven and East Haven town line early Frtiday morning.
Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park
An overdose victim is comforted while being treated by emergency medical reponders on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Investigators try to determine exactly what... more
One dead after car that fled from police crashes
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A car that had initially fled from police has crashed in Connecticut, killing one person and severely injuring another.
Police make multiple arrests after 76 people overdose on K-2 at Connecticut park
A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. Connecticut police have made multiple arrests in connection with 76 overdose cases at a New Haven park. First responders found numerous people who appeared to have overdosed on the New Haven Gr
Harp, Fasano exchange criticism of each other regarding New Haven overdoses
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) -New HavenMayorToni Harphad a strong response to the state's top Republican lawmaker Friday, following his statement that the city is no longer an attraction for families, but a place of dispair.
Conn.: 70 people overdose on K2 in one day | New Hampshire
A medical responder checks the pulse of a woman who was found unconscious with a companion on a bench across the street from City Hall on the New Haven Green Thursday morning in New Haven, Conn. An apparent K2 synthetic marajuana cigarette was found in their belongings. On Wednesday, over 30 people
As K2 overdoses in New Haven continue, New London officials wary
New London — As New Haven continues to deal with a rash of overdoses on K2, or synthetic marijuana, officials are watching to see whether any of the strong and fast-acting batch makes it to New London.
A Look at the Drug That Caused Dozens to Overdose in Conn.
WHAT IS IT?While states have moved to legalize traditional marijuana, synthetic marijuana has become a public health threat. Synthetic pot is a mind-altering drug made by taking plant material and spraying it with chemicals that can mimic the high from marijuana. It is sold under names like K2, AK47
Cool Events this Week, Here and Beyond
Love classic cars? Head over to Van Wilgen’s on Sunday for the Rotary’s annual show. Reminisce with fellow aficionados and know that you’re supporting local veterans. The weather is iffy for Saturday, but Killiam’s Point is a great place to explore with the Branford Land Trust. Rain? Catch the flick
Meriden officials react to mass drug overdose on New Haven Green
New Haven emergency personnel respond to overdose cases on the New Haven Green in Connecticut on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. More than 30 people overdosed Wednesday from a suspected bad batch of “K2” synthetic marijuana at or near a city park in Connecticut. No deaths were reported, but officials said
Police: 3rd person arrested in K2 overdose crisis
NEW HAVEN — New Haven Police Chief Anthony Campbell said a third man, believed to be a distributor of the bad batch of K2 that led tomore than 100 overdosessince Tuesday night, has been arrested on a federal search warrant.
K2 sample tests negative for Fentanyl as New Haven overdose investigation continues
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - As the investigation continues into what caused 76 people to overdose in the city of New Haven, officials say there was no Fentanyl in at least one K2 sample tested by federal officials.
Nearly two dozen people overdose on suspected laced K2 in New Haven
NEW HAVEN, CT (WCMH) -- At least 20 people have overdosed on the synthetic marijuana known as K2 on and around the New Haven Green, police tellNBC4 sister station WTNH.
Crews on scene of multiple reported overdoses on the New Haven Green
NEW HAVEN — Police, fire crews and other emergency works are on the city Green following reports of people overdosing there, an official said.
Police: Meriden woman struck, killed on I-91 in Wallingford Wednesday night
Sharon Ryan, 56, of Meriden, was walking across I-91 N by exit 13 from the right lane toward the left median, crossing three lanes around 9:40 p.m., state police said. Ryan was struck by a vehicle in the center lane, state police said.
Man Has Life-Threatening Injuries After New Haven Shooting: Police
Detectives who were working in the area heard gunfire coming from the 200 block of Ferry Street at 12:50 a.m., responded and found 25-year-old Odell Maziede Carter, of New Haven.
Hamden Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
HAMDEN, CT — The school year is over and 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.
Fasano: New Haven Mass Overdose A Wakeup Call To City
"What happened in New Haven yesterday was disturbing and heartbreaking," Fasano said. "It speaks to a painful and ugly reality about drug abuse we have to work together to combat. It also speaks to a city that has allowed one of its primary community centers, the New Haven Green, to deteriorate to t
Man Seriously Wounded In New Haven Shooting: PD
Detectives working in the area heard gunfire around 12:50 a.m., said Officer David Hartman, police spokesman. The victim was shot several times and rushed to the hospital for treatment.To sign up for New Haven breaking news alerts and more, click here.
Branford Police Finally Answer Question: "Where's Lip Sync Video"
Since the Branford police accepted the East Haven police's challenge, neighboring police departments in North Branford, North Haven and New Haven have done the challenge.