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Police questioning 5 people in connection with murder of Bronx teen

Witnesses told police there had been a fight in front of the bodega on East 183rd and Bathgate Avenue in Tremont late Tuesday night that resulted in Lesandro 'Junior' Guzman-Feliz, 15, getting slashed in the neck with a machete.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-06-24 22:46:22

CT Teacher Dies Tragically; Best Baker Crowned; Bear Enters Home

There was plenty of news across Connecticut this past week. If you missed any of it on your local Patch, here's a roundup of some of the top stories.CT Teacher Dies After Hit-And-Run Boating Accident: UPDATEThe boating accident is still under investigation.>>>Read more.Popular Diner Closes Abruptly,

PATCH - 2018-06-24 14:00:00

Special Weather Statement Issued For Strong Storms

The National Weather Service has issued a Special Weather Statement for central Fairfield and New Haven counties, northwestern New London County, and northern Middlesex County.

PATCH - 2018-06-24 21:52:28

Arrest made after fatal shooting in Hartford

Just before 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, police responded to a report of a shooting near 63 Norwich Street. Upon their arrival, units located a person on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-24 14:50:51

Second Teen Arrested After Crash Kills 2 People, Including His Pregnant Wife in Shelton

A second teenager has been arrested in connection to a crash that killed his pregnant wife, the baby she was carrying and a teenager, according to police.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-23 13:21:20

BPD: Man unresponsive, unable to breathe on his own after unknown incident

The car’s other occupant told officers the man was driving the car, stopped abruptly and jumped out of the car. Then, the passenger told police,the driver removed his shirt and shoes before he collapsed in the roadway.


Fire Displaces Two Ansonia Families | Valley Independent Sentinel

“They hit the hydrant, they started the tank water and got the first line in operation and knocked it down quickly,” Adamowski said. “The guys did a great job.”

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2018-06-24 21:19:07

Bridgeport Man Charged In Fatal Shelton Crash | Valley Independent Sentinel

Lawrence Carter, a 19-year-old from Bridgeport, surrendered to police Friday (June 22) after cops obtained a warrant charging him with two counts of first-degree manslaughter, two counts of negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, four counts of first-degree assault, and illegal racing on a highway.

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2018-06-23 12:22:23

Route 8 crash closes road in Bridgeport

A section of Route 8 Northbound was closed for about five hours, but I-95 Northbound and Southbound remain closed at exit 27A as crews fix a guardrail, according to the dispatcher and the state Department of Transportation.

CONNECTICUT POST - 2018-06-24 11:28:21

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.

WTNH.COM - 2018-06-23 17:33:33

Man Killed In New Haven Shooting: PD

NEW HAVEN, CT — A 23-year-old New Haven man was fatally shot to death on Henry Street during the afternoon June 23, according to police.

PATCH - 2018-06-23 18:05:42

Garage catches fire in Danbury

Heavy flames were coming out of the two bay, detached garage when the first fire crews arrived. The garage had hazardous materials, such as oxygen and propane tanks, inside for a glass blowing operation, according to the release.

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2018-06-24 15:05:54

Bridgeport police investigating shooting death of 34-year-old man

A male victim, identified as Tavon Cooper, was found unresponsive in the drivers seat of a white Chevrolet Monte Carlo in front of building 3, and appeared to have sustained a gunshot wound to the head, according to police.

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-06-23 13:25:15

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

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-06-23 17:51:56

New Jersey woman admits to crime spree, robbing bank dressed as nun - NY Daily News

Swahilys Pedraza-Rodriguez, of New Haven, Conn. Pedraza-Rodriguez and Melisa Aquino Arias, of the Dominican Republic, appeared before a judge in Newark, N.J. (Bergen County Sheriff'S Office V)


Feds: Bridgeport businessmen ran bogus marriage scheme

U.S. Attorney John “Bull” Durham said an undercover federal agent infiltrated the operation allegedly run by Jodian Stephenson, also known as Jodian Gordon, 34, of Bridgeport and Donovan Lawrence, 62, of Milford.


SEEN: Two Roads Jam Fest 2018

Two Roads Brewing Company in Stratford held its annual Road Jam Music Fest on June 23, 2018. Festival goers enjoyed music from live bands, local food trucks and, of course, plenty of beer. Were you SEEN?

NEWSTIMES - 2018-06-24 00:03:17

Racer Hit 80+ MPH Around Time Of Fatal Shelton Crash: PD

SHELTON, CT — An arrest warrant offered more details behind the crash that killed a pregnant woman and a teenager and left several others with significant injuries. Two cars, including the one occupied by the fatal victimshad been racing, police said.


1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Trumbull crash

TRUMBULL, Conn. (WTNH) - One person was killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Route 8 inTrumbullon Thursday night.Connecticut State Policesay that at around 11:10 p.m., troopers responded to Route 8 southbound between exits 7 and 8 for a car crash with an ejection.According to polic


Police: Bridgeport man kills himself, accidentally

“It looks like he was maybe trying to get away from whoever was shooting at him, he had a gun and maybe went over a speed bump or accelerated and shot himself thorugh his nsoe through the back of his head,” Perez said of Tavon.