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Manchester cops apprehend suspect in drug dealing

MANCHESTER - After watching him sell crack cocaine on Brainard Place and Main Street over the course of a week, police say they arrested a man Wednesday on 16 charges, many drug-related, after he jumped out a second-story window in an attempt to flee. Africanus Rivera, 24, listed as homeless, was ch

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2018-01-20 13:08:00

1 dead after crash on I-91 near MA, CT border

One person is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on the northbound side of Interstate-91 in Massachusetts near the Connecticut State line, according to the Springfield Fire Department. The crash happened in Longmeadow involved two tractor-trailers and four cars, according to the Massachusetts State Po

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-20 18:50:00

Phone call to mother led to escaped Enfield prisoner's arrest

Photo Courtesy: WTNH (WTNH)- A diligent gas station manager and a phone call to his mother led to the arrest of escaped Enfield prisoner Jerry Mercado in Georgia. Mercado escaped from a medium security prison in Enfield after jumping over a fence and hiding underneath a maintenance truck, accordin

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-01-20 09:17:24

Town Faces Challenge Trying to Redevelop Land in Manchester

From blighted to empty, this piece of property in Manchester has been barren for years after a shopping center was torn down. Now the town is running into problems trying to redevelop it. (Published 6 hours ago) It has become a bit of a challenge to redevelop a piece of land in Manchester. The parce

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-20 03:58:51

Enfield Police Blotter: Jan. 16-19

ENFIELD, CT - Here are the most recent arrest logs, as provided by the Enfield Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions. Tuesday, Jan. 16 Thomas S. Golas, 24, of 7 Stony Brook Rd., Enfield, was charged with second-degree breach of peace, violation of a protective order and sec

PATCH - 2018-01-21 08:39:29

Report: Other cities not likely to follow Hartford's financial path

Published 12:00 am, Sunday, January 21, 2018 A variety of factors have led Hartford down the path of financial hardship, but it is a route not likely to be followed by other cities in the state, according to a report by Fitch Ratings. The report, titled "Connecticut City Review: Hartford Weaknesse

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-21 05:00:00

Troopers Save Driver Overdosing, Asleep With Foot on Brake

A dramatic moment was caught on police dash cam video as troopers realized a driver of a pick-up was passed out, likely overdosing on heroin, right on I-91 north in Hartford during the afternoon rush. "It could have turned out a lot worse. He could have taken out several vehicles with him," Trooper

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-20 04:11:37

Teen shot by police now facing armed robbery charges

NEW BRITAIN (AP) - A 15-year-old shot by police is facing armed robbery charges. Local media reports Caleb Tisdol's name was made public Thursday after being charged as an adult in Hartford Superior Court. He faces first-degree robbery, larceny, threatening and conspiracy charges related to an Oct.


Pinball, arcade games draw fans at Retro City Festival at Fairplex in Pomona

Retro games - pinball and video arcade games - are on display in Pomona this weekend, but it's more than just a display.Thomas Servantes of Murrieta and his son Thomas Jr., 6, play the Jurassic Park video game during Retro City Festival, with over 200 arcade games, consoles, and pinball machines, at

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-21 02:53:37

Two Pomona residents arrested for Claremont burglary

Claremont police arrested two people in connection with a Tuesday night burglary. Sometime during the night on January 16, a home on the 100 block of American Avenue was burglarized, with the suspect gaining entry through an unlocked door while the resident was asleep, according to Lt. Jason Walters

CLAREMONT-COURIER.COM - 2018-01-19 20:38:00

Former Chino employee arrested a second time in a week

A former part-time city of Chino employee arrested last week on suspicion of possessing child pornography was jailed a second time after a follow up investigation showed he may have inappropriately touched several young students at E.J. Marshall Elementary's after-school program. Alan Mitchell Carre

CHAMPIONNEWSPAPERS.COM - 2018-01-20 16:00:00

Temescal Valley residential fire causes $411,000 in damage

Authorities say an unintentional residential fire Friday night caused $411,000 in damage and left two people displaced in the community of Temescal Valley. Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire dispatch center received a call shortly after 10:50 p.m. about a residential structure fire in the 9300 block of

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 23:38:48

2 from Pomona arrested after residential burglary in Claremont

A man and a woman were in jail after authorities found items stolen from a Tuesday, Jan. 16, burglary in Claremont at their residence, police said Thursday. Sigfredo Arias, 40, of Pomona, was arrested on suspicion of burglary, possession of stolen property and possession of burglary tools. His bail


Man charged in 1994 slaying of his mother in Corona del Mar pleads not guilty to murder

A 71-year-old man accused of beating his mother to death in her Corona del Mar home in 1994 has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge, according to Orange County Superior Court records. In his Jan. 12 plea, John Henry Van Uden III of Dana Point also denied sentencing enhancement allegations of murde

LA TIMES - 2018-01-19 22:50:00

Man Sought in Attempted Kidnapping of 11-Year-Old Girl in Rancho Cucamonga

Authorities asked the public for help Friday in their search for a man who attempted to kidnap an 11-year-old girl from a Catholic school in Rancho Cucamonga last week. Sacred Heart Catholic Church is seen in an image from Google Maps. Deputies responded to Sacred Heart School in the 12700 block of

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-19 18:34:15

Arrests Made In Hot Prowl Burglary: Claremont PD

CLAREMONT, CA - While the residents inside were sleeping, prowlers broke in during the night of Tuesday, January 16, sometime during the night suspects entered the victim's residence located in the 100 block of American Ave., in Claremont. The suspects gained entry into the residence through an unlo

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:32:59

People Mover Bus hit in Fairview crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) Anchorage Police investigated a crash with injuries on Gambell street near E. 13th Ave. Saturday afternoon. According to a Channel 2 News Photojournalist on scene, a People Mover Bus was involved in the collision. APD issued a public notification Saturday afternoon warning t

KTUU - 2018-01-20 22:58:00

What does a federal shutdown mean for Alaska?

The U.S. Senate failed to pass a short-term spending bill late Friday night, sending the federal government toward a shutdown at midnight. While the full impacts to Alaska were still being considered by federal agencies on Friday, during the last shutdown in 2013, roughly 13,000 Alaskans were furl

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 03:40:20

Ramp agents charged with massive theft of computers headed for Alaska schools

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) Six former Ravn Alaska ramp agents have been charged with a massive mail theft of Apple computers destined for village schools. The conspirators stole $489,000 in mailed goods including electronics, cigarettes and tobacco, according to charges filed this week in federal court. The

KTUU - 2018-01-20 02:47:00

How shutdown affects could be felt across Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they'll be able to return to work and how long they'll have to go without being paid after a bitter political dispute in Washington triggered a government shutdown. In many cases the ef

KTUU - 2018-01-21 05:27:00