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3 Men Arrested in Connection to Illegal Deer Hunting in Roxbury

The occupants, later identified as 22-year-old Eftihios Marnelakis, 20-year-old Mihali Marnelakis and 21-year-old Jacob Parcell, all of Southbury, were found to be in possession of numerous flashlights and spotlights, ammunition, and multiple guns including a loaded, high-powered rifle, within the p

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-10-23 17:43:45

Hazmat response at Torrington High School

Crews from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection prepare to enter Torrington High School after a white powdery substance was found in a stairwell.TORRINGTON — A plastic bag with white powder inside found at Torrington High School today prompted a hazmat response from the Torrin


Police ID Pedestrian Killed in Weekend Crash

DANBURY, CT — Police have identified the man who was killed after being struck by a car on White Street over the weekend, theNews Timesis reporting.Jose Yupangui, 43, of Danbury, was crossing White Street on foot near the intersection with Ives Street when he was struck by a car being driven by Jhon

PATCH - 2018-10-23 21:15:53

Lawsuit Filed After Pregnant Woman Killed In Crash

SHELTON, CT — The mother of a woman killed in a Shelton crash is suing her son-in-law and the man he was allegedly racing, according to a lawsuit.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 19:27:10

Connecticut man convicted of fatally stabbing girlfriend

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man has been convicted offatally stabbinghis girlfriend, injuring her best friend and then fleeing the state with his 6-year-old daughter.

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 12:48:04

College athlete killed by ex-boyfriend after filing complaint against him, police say

SALT LAKE CITY (AP/Meredith) - A University of Utah student and track athlete who was shot and killed on campus by a former boyfriend had filed a police complaint against him after she learned he was a sex offender and broke off the relationship, authorities said Tuesday. Investigators had been work

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-10-23 20:31:00

6 children dead, 12 others infected in 'severe' viral outbreak at NJ facility: Health Department

NEW JERSEY - Six pediatric patients are dead and 12 others sick due to a "severe" viral outbreak at a facility in New Jersey, the Department of Health said in a statement Tuesday. The department confirmed 18 cases of adenovirus among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabili

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-23 17:50:47

Southbury Resident Wins Big Lottery Prize

A Southbury resident is $10,000 richer after purchasing a winning lottery ticket recently, according to the Connecticut Lottery. On Oct. 19, Carol Hogan of Southbury won $10,000 playing Mega Millions.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 14:57:52

CT Lottery Officials Reveal Where $1M Powerball Ticket Was Sold

ROCKY HILL, CT — Connecticut Lottery officials have revealed where a winning Powerball ticket worth a cool 1 million bucks was sold — Prospect.The drawing was Saturday and the ticket was sold at the Prospect Smoke Shop on Waterbury Road in Prospect, according to the CT Lottery officials.The winner h

PATCH - 2018-10-22 17:15:07

Slap Outside Of Local Bar Leads To An Arrest: Naugatuck PD

NAUGATUCK, CT — A Seymour woman is accused of slapping a person outside of a Naugatuck bar, police said. On Oct. 21, Fia Marie Lage, 20, of Francis Drive was arrested after being involved in a domestic verbal altercation that became physical outside a local bar, police said.

PATCH - 2018-10-23 15:00:00

Powerball ticket sold in Prospect worth $1 million

(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)Latest Connecticut NewsNHTSA: Most drunk driving crashes occur Halloween nightPolice: 14-year-old boy steals MaseratiMan accused by aunts in grandpa killing blames 'mistress'One Connecticut university ranks among nation's best in new reportMilford PD: Hamden robber connect

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-22 16:10:27

PD: Students injured after woman strikes pedestrian, school bus in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - Police are investigating after a woman allegedly struck a pedestrian and then a school bus in Hartford Tuesday morning. Police say officers responded to Main Street for a pedestrian hit and a school bus accident. A woman had allegedly hit a pedestrian with her vehicle and wh

WTNH.COM - 2018-10-23 11:53:03

Anti-violence rally taking place in Waterbury on Sunday

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) - A stop the violence rally is taking place in the Brass City on Sunday. The rally comes after the city has been hit with several shootings recently, including the shooting of Fransua Guzman who was shot in the head earlier in October on Walnut Avenue. The Waterbury community


Police ID Man Who Died in Boating Accident on Candlewood Lake

Police said 29-year-old Joseph Miranda, of Manchester, swam to the shore and refused medical treatment. A second man, 48-year-old Gary Hayes, of East Hartford, was found in the water and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where he later died.


Bridgeport man indicted for Watertown bank robbery

Alvin Robertson. ContributedWATERTOWN – A Bridgeport man was indicted on federal charges Tuesday in connection to a string of five robberies, including a hold-up of a bank in a supermarket on Straits Turnpike.Watertown Police detectives arrested 55-year-old Alvin Robertson for the robbery of a Peopl


Million-Dollar Winner In CT As Powerball Jackpot Hits $620M

A $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold in Connecticut along with a $50,000 winner. All told 50,900 "winning" tickets were sold in Connecticut for last night's Powerball drawing. This means that people won between $4 and $1 million.


Appellate Court rejects Torrington man’s claim that 30-year sentence in fatal stabbing was illegal

A year after the state’s Appellate Court rejected convicted killer Raymond Martin’s claim that his 30-year prison sentence was illegal because the sentencing judge failed to take his youth into account, a state parole board agreed to release him to parole. Martin, now 29, will be released to a halfw


PD: Man charged with attempted murder after Stratford shooting

According to officials, around 10:45 p.m., units responded to Wiklund Avenue after learning of an alleged assault and shots being fired.


Elizabeth Warren, Geoff Diehl Face Off With Sharp Rhetoric On Integrity

In the second of three scheduled debates, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren faced off Sunday night against her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl.


Road rage suspect may go to trial

TORRINGTON – A man accused of assaulting an off-duty Torrington police officer during an alleged road rage incident a year ago on Route 8 in Shelton may go to trial. Mark Wingster, 32, of Ansonia, has been out on $10,000 bond since his arrest on Aug. 6, 2017. Wingster is facing charges of reckless e