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Heavy police presence at Newington home

NEWINGTON, Conn. (WTNH)- There is a heavy police presence at a Newington home Thursday morning. The SWAT team and Newington Police are on the scene at the home at 52 Gilbert Road for what appears to be a crime scene. Hartford Police and West Hartford Police, as well as the Hartford Police K-9, are a

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-21 13:44:27

Shelter-in-Place Issued Amid Standoff in Newington

Police have responded to Gilbert Road in Newington and a shelter in place has been ordered. Police said only that there is police activity, but the NBC Connecticut crew at the scene reports there is a standoff and police are trying to communicate with someone in a house. Residents received an alert

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-21 14:27:53

Newington Student Speaks at Connecticut's Civic Ambassadors Initiative Press Conference

CONNECTICUT'S CIVIC AMBASSADORS INITIATIVE INVITES THE STATE'S RESIDENTS TO LEAD AND TAKE PART IN COMMUNITY-BASED CIVIC DIALOGUE AND ACTION HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT At a press conference, September 18, 2017 at the Connecticut Legislative Office Building in Hartford, Secretary of State, Denise Merrill a

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:55:38

Cops Swarm Newington Neighborhood, Residents Asked To Shelter In Place

A heavy police presence was seen by residents on Gilbert Road Thursday morning. Residents were asked to shelter in place. Through the morning, neighbors said they saw a number of officers, some with assault rifles, focusing on house at the corner of Gilbert Road and Lloyd Street. Neighbors said th

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-21 14:50:00

Standoff Reported at Newington Residence

NEWINGTON, CT - A flurry of police activity is being reported at a Gilbert Road residence, according to NBC Connecticut. A crew from the station at the scene reported a standoff is taking place, with police attempting to communicate with someone at a home. NEWINGTON, CT - A flurry of police activity

PATCH - 2017-09-21 14:09:06

Woman's death in Newington being treated as a homicide

Newington Police are investigating the death of a woman on Thursday morning. Police say the woman was found dead in her home on Gilbert Road Thursday morning. Officers ordered a "shelter in place" for neighbors in the area as a precaution. It was lifted shortly after 2 p.m. Once inside the home, off

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-09-21 16:56:00

PD: Woman dead in Newington, suspect who forced 'shelter in place' order in custody

Newington Police are investigating the murder of a woman in her home on Thursday morning. According to a press release issued by Newington Chief of Police Stephen Clark, a male suspect, presumed to the woman's husband is in custody at a local hospital following the discovery of the woman suffering f

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-09-21 16:56:00

UPDATES: Newington residents ordered to 'shelter in place' during serious police operation

NEWINGTON - There is a heavy police presence on Lloyd Street leading to Gilbert Road in Newington. Multiple agencies are on the scene, including an ambulance and medical staff. Neighbors said police told them to shelter in place in their homes. The town of Newington also sent out a message to resid

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-21 15:37:03

Large police presence in Newington neighborhood prompts "shelter in place"

NEWINGTON - Several police officers and swat team members have closed down Fisk Drive at the corner of Lloyd Street in Newington Thursday morning. Police said are not releasing details at this time, but a significant police presence is visible. In addition to Newington Police officers there are seve

FOX61.COM - 2017-09-21 14:55:54

Woman Dead, Man In Custody Following Police Response In Newington

(CBS Connecticut) - A woman is dead and her husband is in custody after police from several communities descended upon a neighborhood in Newington Thursday morning. Police responded to 52 Gilbert Road around 9 a.m. on a report of a woman lying inside the front door of the home. Nearby residents were

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-21 21:02:00

Testimony Begins In Hartford Murder Trial

Anthony Pernell claims that he accidentally shot and killed Lilliana Restreppo in the head inside his bedroom as the two strugged over a .38-caliber revolver. The 30-year-old Wethersfield woman, Pernell claimed, was upset over losing a child to the state Department of Children and Families and after

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-20 19:25:00

Track to retire number of driver killed in plane crash

STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut race track is retiring the number of a NASCAR driver who died in a plane crash. Stafford Speedway announced that Ted Christopher's No. 13 will be retired in a ceremony during Friday's races. The 59-year-old Christopher was a passenger on a plane that cras

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-20 15:33:00

Police: 1 person dead, another hospitalized in Connecticut

NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) - Police are investigating after a person was found dead at a home in a suburb of Hartford. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/2jOdWAv ) that Newington police are treating the Thursday morning incident as a homicide but didn't immediately release further details about

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-09-21 18:31:50

Man arrested for forging prescriptions at Walgreen's

On Sept. 15, just after 5 p.m., Rafael Hernandez, 54, of Hartford was taken into custody at the Newington Police Department on an active warrant from an incident in Southington. The warrant stems from an investigation of a fraudulent prescription purchased at the Walgreen's Pharmacy at 359 Main St.

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-21 13:30:16

2 Connecticut women arrested in connection with Springfield home invasion

SPRINGFIELD - Two Connecticut women have been arrested in connection with the invasion of a home on Brentwood Street late last month. Arrested in Connecticut were: Melissa Mimitz, 37, of Newington, and Lily Bodenlos, 29, of Naugatuck, Ryan Walsh, spokesman for the Springfield Police Department, sai

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-21 16:38:47

Blues Beat: Shemekia Copeland's playing Bridge Street Live on Friday

Once again it is a busy week of blues in the state. Seems like all the outdoor events are rushing towards Fall. Touring acts are looking to get their dates in before the weather becomes a factor. Shemekia Copeland returns to Bridge Street Live on Friday. On her last visit, she let the audience know

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-09-20 23:58:35

Silver Alert Issued for 89-Year-Old in East Hartford

East Hartford Police A silver alert has been issued for an 89-year-old man in East Hartford, police said. Cephus Nolen is described as being 6 feet tall and weighing about 230 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. It is not clear what he was wearing when he went missing. East Hartford police as

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-21 02:54:32

West Hartford Woman Helps Give Homeless People A Firmer Footing

When Abby Sullivan Moore looks at a pair of new shoes, she sees a foundation. The foundation to walk freely. The foundation of dignity. The foundation to getting a better job. The foundation of a better life. And for people who are homeless, footwear can be a lifeline. It can improve job prospects,

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-21 15:00:00

Murphy: Latest Senate Health Care Bill Is Worst Yet For Connecticut

The latest Republican effort in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act would deal the worst blow yet to Connecticut, reducing the state's insured population by 300,000 and slashing federal funding by $15 billion from 2020-2027, Sen. Chris Murphy warned Thursday. And the latest effort comes with

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-21 22:25:00

Hillary Clinton's book is deplorable

As many of you may be aware, Hillary Clinton has recently released a book titled, "What Happened," which details the reasons that she believes caused her to lose the election. Believe it or not, this list turns out to be very extensive, with people to blame ranging from Bernie Sanders to James Comey

UC DAILY CAMPUS - 2017-09-21 07:00:00