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Stop & Shop donates candy for New Haven kids in need

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - An Easter surprise this weekend for some kids in the New Haven area. Amid their ongoing strike, Stop & Shop donated several boxes of candy and dropped them off at the New Haven fire department on Friday morning.


'Gorgeous Views' Are A Certainty With This Orange House

ORANGE, CT -- This house located at 577 Arrowhead Drive in Orange is currently on the market for $509,000, according to Realtor.com. Features: GORGEOUS VIEWS! This elegant and expansive ranch is a home for all seasons. On a quiet cul-de-sac, nestled among the pines & on the shores of Lake Wepawaug,


EXCLUSIVE: New video of the officer-involved shooting in New Haven early Tuesday morning

News 8 just obtained new surveillance video of the officer-involved shooting on Tuesday morning. Also, only News 8 sat down again with the unarmed motorist that was shot by Hamden and Yale police.


Waterbury Teacher Accused of Having Inappropriate Relationship With Student

A Waterbury high school teacher has been charged with sexual assault, accused of having a relationship with a student. Jeffrey Lucian, 49, was arrested Thursday. He is charged with fourth-degree sexual assault.


Missing Bridgeport teen found unharmed

Missing Bridgeport teen Stephanie Casiano was found unharmed Friday afternoon, police told News 12. The 16-year-old teen was last seen one week ago walked out of Harding High School around 8:30 a.m. Friday with a teenage boy.


Police: Man assaults 2 officers when confronted for defecating on sidewalk

A Westport man is being accused of assaulting two police officers after being confronted for defecating on the sidewalk, News 12 Connecticut is told. Officers say they found the man after responding to reports of his whereabouts at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and Church Lane. They say he was holding


Paranormal Investigator Lorraine Warren, CT Resident, Dies At 92

MONROE, CT — The legendary, Lorraine Warren, 92, who traveled the country with her late husband Ed Warren, lecturing about demons, the supernatural and psychic phenomena, passed away last night, according to her son-in-law Tony Spera.


Bridgeport News: Shots Fired

2019-04-20 @ 12:40am–#Bridgeport CT– Reports of shots fired in the Stratford Avenue near Read Street. Police are on the scene investigating.


Hamden Police To Implement Changes After Shooting in New Haven

New Haven clergy concerned about the police shooting in their city involving a Hamden and Yale officer met Friday morning with Hamden's mayor and acting chief of police. "We are really outraged in reference to what has transpired, but we did want to come and share our concerns," Rev. Dr. Boise Kimbe


Man stabbed outside New Haven Post Office

NEW HAVEN — One person was arrested after a stabbing outside a New Haven Post office. Police said the 39-year-old man was stabbed around 1:30 pm. Friday on 230 Grand Ave. in Fair Haven section of New Haven.


Connecticut Cops Say They Shot at Couple Who Didn’t Obey Commands, Witnesses Tell a Different Story

After police shot at a couple in New Haven, Connecticut, different accounts have emerged from the cops involved and those who witnessed the incident. Yale University Police Officer Terrance Pollock and Hamden Officer Devin Eaton responded to reports of an attempted armed robbery taking place Tuesday


Bridgeport News: Robbery Alert

2019-04-20 @ 12:21am–An attempted robbery at Norman and Iranistan Avenue a dark gray or silver 200 series Chrysler pulled up to a man, brandished a gun and attempted to rob him. The man ran from the robber and got away.


Black Lives Matter Protest held in Hamden for a fourth day

HAMDEN - There was more outrage Friday evening following the officer involved shooting in New Haven. Protestors chanted the names of the two people who were shot at by police as they took to the streets for a fourth straight night.


Man busted with kilogram of fentanyl in car sentenced

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Rhode Island man arrested for trafficking in the powerful opioid fentanyl has been sent to federal prison for 2 ½ years. Prosecutors say 29-year-old Alcides Alba-Gomez, of Providence, was sentenced Friday in federal court in Connecticut.


17-year-old shot in late-night New Haven brawl

NEW HAVEN — Police are investigating after a youth was shot early Friday on Willow Street. The 17-year-old was shot in the shoulder “as he stood outside of a social gathering on Willow Street between Mitchell Drive and Nash Street,” Capt. Anthony Duff said Friday.


Suspect At Large After Store Employee Shot During Robbery, Bridgeport Police Say

An employee of the Gigante Market in Bridgeport was shot during a robbery at the store by an armed suspect still on the run. The incident took place around 10:30 p.m., Thursday, April 18, at the market located at 966 State St., said Bridgeport Police spokesman Terron Jones.


After Food Fight at Conn. School, Numerous Students Arrested as Teacher, School Officer Are Injured

A chaotic food fight has led to the arrests of several high school students — and left both a school resource officer and a teacher injured. The Stamford Police Department revealed in a Facebook post that “numerous juveniles” were arrested last week at a Connecticut high school for their alleged rol


Milford Waterfront Mansion Just Listed For Sale

MILFORD, CT -- This Milford wow house located at 20 Seaview Avenue is currently on the market for $3.1 million, according to Realtor.com. Features: Location-Location-Location.One of the Best Beach-fronts in CT. Absolutely amazing Laurel Beach Direct Waterfront. 4100 square feet. Original Founder Res


Cops Save Shooting Victim’s Life

He called it in and made his way to Edgewood and Kensington. Not too far away on Sherman Avenue, Officer Gregory Dash was working on a report while his partner was driving. Perrotti’s call came in over the radio. They immediately headed over to the scene of the shooting, where there were lots of peo


Ansonia crash leaves 1 with life-threatening injuries, 1 with serious injuries

ANSONIA — A serious two-vehicle crash in the city Thursday night left one driver with life-threatening injuries and the other driver with serious injuries, according to police.