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PD: 1 shot, injured in New Haven
Latest New Haven County NewsPD: 1 shot, injured in New HavenProposed homeless shelter not sitting well with Grand Avenue neighborsFundraiser held for first responders injured in North Haven explosionHamden American Job Center offering employment and training workshops in JuneAmistad Academy senior c
Connecticut man gets 90 years for botched robbery killing
Authorities say the 25-year-old Griffin wanted to rob someone on the night of Oct. 14, 2013, so he set Bradley up under the guise of a drug deal in New Haven. Griffin shot the 36-year-old Bradley twice in the back with a rifle after demanding the victim give him everything.
Judge sentences New Haven man to 90 years for 2013 murder
“How can one summarize 36 years of life, love, joy, shared laughter, hugs, tears and ‘I love you, Mom and Dad, thanks for all you do?’” Vincent Steele wrote in a four-page statement he read aloud during Griffin’s sentencing hearing.
Driver Fleeing West Haven Crash Arrested After Chase on I-95: Police
What started as an accident in a parking lot in West Haven ended with someone being arrested after a police chase on Interstate 95, according to police.Police were dispatched to the scene and one an officer who jumped out of the way of a fleeing car suffered minor injuries, according to police.Offic
Madison Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs
MADISON, CT — The school year has one month remaining 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.
PD: Driver ejected in one-car crash in New Haven
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - A driver was ejected during a one-car crash inNew Havenon Wednesday night, according to police.
Madison Police Log May 16th through May 22nd
MADISON, CT - Madison police made two arrests during the May 16th through May 22nd time period. Both people arrested are only charged at this time.Arrested were:Malcolm Brown, 59, of 7 Cohasset Lane, Apt. A, Madison, charged May 21st with breach of peace.Sydney Lynn Piekarz, 22, of 27 Lakewood Drive
Quinnipiac University announces 10-year partnership with People's United Bank
HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) -Quinnipiac Universityis entering into a 10-year, $10 million partnership withPeople's United Bank.
Man charged with trying to cash a forged check
Benny Day, 39, was charged with second-degree forgery and fifth-degree larceny. Police allege that in December of 2016, Day tried to cash a forged check in the amount of $907. The check purported to be from a local home health care agency, but the owner said no one by that name ever worked for her c
3 New Haven Schools on Lockdown After Nearby Shooting: Police
Hillhouse High School at 480 Sherman Parkway, Wexler Grant Community School at 55 Foote St. and Dr. Reginald Mayo School at 185 Goffe St. are all locked down, police said.
Police seize more than 30,000 heroin bags; 4 arrested
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Officials say more than 30,000 bags of raw heroin have been seized inMassachusettsand four men have been arrested fordrug trafficking.
Police ID Body Found in Connecticut River in Chester
Detectives are investigating after a body was found in the Connecticut River in Chester Tuesday morning, according to state police.(Published Tuesday, May 8, 2018)
Accident causes congestion on I-95 southbound in West Haven
WEST HAVEN — Part of Interstate 95 southbound is congested Thursday due to a motor vehicle accident, according to the Department of Transportation.The DOT said delays are expected between exits 43 and 41, and the right lane is closed.
Madison Adds Additional Resident Beach Parking Passes
Banisch said, "By moving the gate from its former position near the Grassy Strip up to Parker Avenue, we are able to easily add parking spaces to accommodate more beach pass holders."
New Haven DUI Checkpoint Announced
NEW HAVEN, CT — Police will conduct a DUI checkpoint Friday May 25 at 7 p.m. at Elm and Temple Streets.The checkpoint will end at 3 a.m. the following day.Image via Shutterstock
West Haven Woman Charged With Identity Theft, Forgery: Orange PD
ORANGE, CT — A West Haven woman is accused of identity theft and several other charges stemming from a ShopRite shoplifting incident where she gave police someone else's name, Orange police said.
Branford Woman Had One Piece of Jewelry Stolen, Another Missing
BRANFORD, CT - A Branford woman who in the space of a few weeks had one piece of jewelry stolen and lost another is appealing to the public to return the items.Her is what she told Patch."My name is Valarie Tucker. I was parked in front of Home restaurant on Monday morning around 10:30."I ran into C
Meriden Woman Used 12-Year-Old Son to Shoplift: Police
Meriden Police DepartmentErica MaisonetA Meriden woman is accused of using her 12-year-old son to help her shoplift from a local grocery store.Meriden police said Erica Maisonet shoplifted from Stop & Shop Saturday by putting items into a bag that her 12-year-old son was holding. She attempted to sh
Lightning Possibly To Blame For Old Lyme House Fire: Report
OLD LYME, CT — A lightning strikeis being blamed for igniting a house fireon Talcott Farm Road in Old Lyme Wednesday morning, reports Fox61 News.
North Branford College Student Earns Top Award
From Western New England University:Jesse Walters received the Hoyt Warner Computer Science Book Award at the 2018 College of Arts and Sciences Senior Awards Ceremony held on May 19 at Western New England University in the Lyman and Leslie Wood Auditorium. Assistant Professor of Computer Science Bri