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Suspect in Violent Vernon Choking Incicdent Nabbed in Manchester
MANCHESTER/VERNON, CT — A Vernon man was picked up in Manchester on Monday and arrested on five domestic violence charges less than a month after a protective order expired for the woman he is accused of holding down and choking, an arrest warrant indicates.
Police ID Manchester Man Involved in Fatal Boating Accident
State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police have identified Gary Hayes, 48, of East Hartford, as the man killed when a 17 foot motorboat capsized on Sunday shortly after noon. He was pronounced deceased after being transported to Danbury H
Multiple crews responding to a hazmat incident at North Windham business
NORTH WINDHAM - Officials say a 30 gallon spill of hydrosulphuric acid spilled inside a North Windham business prompted a hazmat situation. DEEP, North Windham, and UConn hazmat crews have responded. Two people were in the building at the time, no injuries were reported. The people who were in the b
EH woman charged in Tolland burglaries
Jacqueline Veins, 28, of 54 Burnside Ave., was charged with two counts of second-degree burglary and one count each of second-degree larceny, sixth-degree larceny, and third-degree criminal mischief.
Man charged with home invasion in East Hartford
A man was arraigned in Manchester Superior Court Friday on home invasion and other charges in connection with forcing his way into a woman’s apartment in East Hartford in August, threatening her, and stealing $300, court records say.The man, Mikal Acosta, 21, of Hartford, was also charged with first
Hartford man sentenced to prison for drug trafficking in New London
Police said they foundheroin,crack,cocaineand drug packaging materials inside of an apartment, leading to his arrest.
Sandy Hook shooter's belongings ordered released to public
This file photo shows former Western Connecticut State University student Adam Lanza, who authorities said opened fire inside the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., in 2012. (AP Photo/Western Connecticut State University, File)
Police investigating 'white powder' substance found at a Hartford elementary school
HARTFORD - A white powder substance has been reported at a Hartford elementary school Monday afternoon. Hartford police said the incident is taking place at the Latino Studies Academy located at 195 Putnam Street. Police said the call came around 2:10 where students found a latex balloon with white
Car Hit Bicyclist, Crashed Into School Bus While Fleeing Scene in Hartford: Police
A driver hit a bicyclist and then crashed into the back of a school bus while she was trying to leave the scene in Hartford on Tuesday morning.Police said the driver hit a bicyclist at the intersection of Gold Street and Main Street around 6:40 a.m. While attempting to leave the scene, she crashed i
Hartford cruisers block traffic to help a lady cross the road
Two marked cruisers block traffic to help a lady cross the road. Good job!!!#HPD#HPDHelps#Breastcancerawarenesspic.twitter.com/MgQ6WiS61O— Hartford Police CT (@PoliceHartford)October 22, 2018
Vernon residents can dispose of hazardous waste at Manchester site
VERNON — Residents can dispose of hazardous waste on Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Capitol Region East Hazardous Waste facility in Manchester.The waste can be brought to the facility, which is adjacent to the Manchester landfill at 321 Olcott St., from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Drop-off is free to Vernon resident
East Granby woman killed in Suffield crash
EAST GRANBY, Conn. (WTNH) - An East Granby woman has died after a crash in Suffield on Friday night. According to police, around 9:00 p.m., units responded to an accident involving one car in the 500 block of Boston Neck Road. At the scene, officers rendered medical care to the driver, 21-year-old
Technical Discussion: Turning briefly milder then windy, chilly weather will return!
MONDAY RECAP…It was a cold and frosty morning with temperatures in the 20s away from the coast! The early morning low was 24 degrees in Meriden, and 25 degrees in Waterbury and Willimantic. Hartford had a morning low of 29 degrees. Abundant cloud cover limited afternoon highs to the 40s and lower 50
Man Accused By Aunts in Grandpa Killing Blames 'Mistress'
Carman's grandfather, 87-year-old John Chakalos, was shot at his Windsor, Connecticut, home in 2013.Police have said Carman was a suspect, but never filed charges.
Woman charged with stabbing ex-boyfriend
Police said they responded to a Glenwood Street apartment at about 8 a.m. on Wednesday, and spoke with the man while Javalin Rivera, 28, was in the apartment with the couple’s 9-month-old daughter.
Connecticut has had its first flu death of the season
HARTFORD - Connecticut has had its first flu death of the season. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal announced the death Monday just before he was scheduled to appear at a news conference with medical professionals at Hartford Hospital to urge people to get flu shots. The only detail about the death relea
Suspect who stabbed state trooper on Friday identified
NEW SALEM, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - State Police have identified the person, 18-year-old Nghia Le of Manchester, New Hampshire, who stabbed a Massachusetts State Police trooper on Friday.
Woman charged in Manchester shooting
MANCHESTER — Police have charged an East Hartford woman in connection with an Oct. 4 shooting on Spencer Street, which left a Hartford man with non-life-threatening injuries.Police on Oct. 13 charged the woman, Tysha Lugo, 26, with conspiracy to commit first-degree assault.On the same day, police al
Powerball ticket sold in Connecticut worth $1 million
(WTNH) - According to the Connecticut Lottery, a Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold for Saturday's drawing. A ticket matched all five drawn numbers: 16, 54, 57, 62 and 69. Related: Mega Millions reward grows to $970 million, Powerball at $430 million There was no grand prize winner for the
Report: Large police presence at Bloomfield apartment complex Saturday night
Latest Hartford County NewsReport: Large police presence at Bloomfield apartment complex Saturday nightFour arrested in Hartford for firearm chargesHartford emergency crews dispatched to industrial accident on Brainard RoadPolice: Driver hit ambulance, fled scene on foot in HartfordHartford Police c