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Hartford man among nine victims of alleged serial killer

(WTNH)-Anthia Wint could not fight back tears Friday as she shared fond memories of her murdered son. "He was a caring son," Wint said. "He was always a protector." The pain was still evident as Wint described learning her son, Latorrie Beckford, had been shot to death. "My daughter called me and to

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 04:00:31

Man found unresponsive with car stopped by barrier on I-91 after heroin overdose

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)-Connecticut State Police are issuing a warning about the danger of driving while under the influence of drugs after a suspected heroin overdose that could have turned deadly. Police said a driver on Interstate 91 in Hartford was found unresponsive while his car was stopped aga

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 03:05:53

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.


Webster Bank Manager Sentenced for Stealing More Than $500K From Customer Accounts

A Webster Bank manager has been sentenced for stealing more than $500,000 from customer accounts. Carrie Caesar, 47, of New Britain was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison following four years of supervised release for embezzling, prosecutors said. According to court documents, Caesar was

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-19 04:19:08

East Hartford police release photos of people involved in shooting

Police are asking for the public's help identifying people involved in a shooting in East Hartford early Thursday morning. Officers were called to a report of a fight at the Krauszer's Food Store on Main Street around 1:30 a.m. Upon arrival, an unidentified man between the ages of 25 and 35 was foun

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-19 20:41:00

2 men charged with possession of stolen vehicle in South Windsor

Johnny Sanchez and Carlos Pena (South Windsor Police) SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH)- Two East Hartford men were arrested on larceny charges Thursday night for allegedly being in possession of a stolen vehicle in South Windsor. Police say at around 11:45 p.m., officers were conducting traffic enforce

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-19 15:23:57

Two people injured in serious crash on Route 24 in Avon, causing delays

Two people have suffered serious injuries after an early morning crash on Route 24 in Avon, officials said. At 2:07 a.m., the Avon Fire Department responded to Route 24 northbound prior to Harrison Boulevard and discovered a serious two-car crash. The crash caused the cars to go off the highway and

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 11:55:28

Suspect sought after woman stabbed in Huntington Station

Police are searching for the person who stabbed a woman at a Huntington Station shopping center. Police say the woman was stabbed in the leg at a strip mall on New York Avenue near Academy Place around 6 p.m. Police believe the assault was domestic related. Police are searching for the person who st

NEWS 12 - 2018-01-18 14:43:00

Woman Stabbed In Leg In Huntington Station

Police are investigating an assault where a woman was stabbed in Huntington Station on Wednesday evening. According to authorities, the woman was in the parking lot of a shopping center, located at 953 New York Ave., when she was stabbed in the leg at 5:30 p.m. The suspect who stabbed her fled the s

PATCH - 2018-01-18 14:15:01

Four promotions at law firm

Stamford law firm Finn Dixon & Herling has announced the election of two new partners and the promotion of two others to the position of counsel. Evan Cohen is one of the new partners. He litigates cases in federal and state courts and counsels clients in connection with investigations conducted by

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-19 16:30:28

Area players to face international competition

NEW YORK - From Saturday to Wednesday, the best squash players in the world will be gathered at Vanderbilt Hall in Grand Central Station to compete in the JP Morgan Tournament of Champions. Fairfield County is represented by two competitors in the women's division - Olivia Blatchford of Wilton and M

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-01-20 01:40:39

Wilton and Norwalk residents charged with selling illegal drugs to Darien High School students

Darien, CT - Over the past few weeks, the Darien Police Department Detective Division and Selective Enforcement Unit developed information regarding illegal narcotics activity involving numerous Darien High School students. Officers determined specifically that two subjects were selling high potency

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-01-18 19:11:00

Woman stabbed at Huntington Station shopping center, cops say

A woman was stabbed in the parking lot of a Huntington Station strip shopping center Wednesday night, Suffolk police said. Second Precinct detectives are looking for the suspect who stabbed the woman in the leg about 5:45 p.m. at the shopping center on New York Avenue, by Academy Place. The victim w


Big Weather Changes On The Way For Connecticut

This is a forecast we've not only earned but more importantly deserve after two months of ridiculously cold weather followed by snow and ice seemingly every other day. Connecticut will enjoy a warmup this weekend that will continue for the next week or so. We will be seeing precipitation in the fore

PATCH - 2018-01-19 13:30:34

Horrific new details emerge in case of 13 captive siblings

-- Prosecutors revealed grisly details in a press conference today about the captive siblings case out of California. -- The brothers and sisters were subject to repeated beatings, including strangulation, and were punished by being chained up, often for weeks or months at a time, prosecutors said.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-18 19:26:42

Woman who provided fentanyl that caused man's death gets 27 months in prison

BRENTWOOD, N.H. - A woman who purchased fentanyl in Lawrence, Massachusetts, then sold it to a man who overdosed on the highly addictive drug and died, has been sentenced to 27 months in prison. Jennifer Bonner, 38, of Newmarket, pleaded guilty Friday in Rockingham County Superior Court to selling t

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 23:03:01

Barricaded Woman With Fake Gun Taken To Hospital After Police Standoff

HAVERHILL (CBS) - There was a peaceful end to a police standoff in Haverhill late Thursday night. Heavily armed officers and a SWAT team surrounded an apartment building on Highland Avenue and shut down the street and several other nearby roads for several hours because a woman was barricaded inside

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 06:47:49

Driver in cardiac arrest after car slams into house

Police are investigating a crash that ended with a car slamming into the side of a house in Rowley on Friday afternoon. The crash happened near the intersection of Haverhill Street and Pingree Farm Road at 2:07 p.m. From Sky 5, a dark colored Nissan Altima could be seen resting against a house. Th

WCVB - 2018-01-19 21:33:00

Grieving Newburyport dad hopes daughter's story can help others with addiction

NEWBURYPORT - Ashley Janvrin's fatal overdose left behind two things: a 2-year-old son and a father asking himself "why?" After his 32-year-old daughter succumbed to her addiction to benzodiazepines and heroin - unknowingly laced with fentanyl - on Sept. 29, Jeffrey Janvrin has been searching for an

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 11:05:00