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Silver alert issued for missing 87-year-old from Willimantic
WILLIMANTIC — Willimantic Police are trying to find 87-year-old John Bennett. He was last seen Tuesday.He’s described as a white male with grey hair and an unknown eye color. There’s no description on what clothes he may be wearing.If anyone has seen Bennett, police ask to contact them at 830-465-31
Waterbury Police charge 3 in 2017 double murder case
Police say they've obtained arrest warrants for Tahjay Love and Zaekwon McDaniel, both 20, and 24-year-old Gabriel Pulliam. Officials say all 3 suspects are believed to be gang members. They are facing charges of murder and conspiracy to commitmurder.
Willimantic police seek missing man
WILLIMANTIC, CT (WFSB) - Police are searching for a man reported missing from Willimantic.According to state police, John Bennett, 87, disappeared on Tuesday.They issued a Silver Alert.Troopers described him as having gray hair, standing about 5'10" tall and weighing about 210 pounds.
State Police, Life Star responds to scene in Windham
Officials say the victim has been flown to a local hospital by Life Star. Police are currently on the scene speaking to witnesses, collecting evidence, and searching for a suspect.
Inmate who escaped for 10 days sentenced to 4 more years
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Police search for missing Willimantic man
If you've seen John Bennet, please contact Willimantic police department at 860-465-3135. (Photo: Connecticut State Police)Latest Windham County NewsPolice search for missing Willimantic manI-395 south reopens in Killingly after emergency road workClosed Plainfield school on track to reopen in Janua
Fire Destroys Tractor-Trailer Carrying Yogurt on I-84 in Tolland
A tractor-trailer caught fire on Interstate 84 West in Tolland early Tuesday morning and the load of yogurt it was hauling is a complete loss.It happened between exits 69 and 68 just after midnight and no one was hurt.The tractor-trailer was engulfed when firefighters arrived and the truck and the l
Norwich boy returns home after being struck by vehicle
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Waterford Police Seek ID Of Suspect: PD
WATERFORD, CT – Waterford police said they are seeking a man suspected of stealing someone's cellphone that was left at a register at a local Aldi store. The alleged incident occurred Oct. 7 at approximately 4:30 p.m.Police said anyone with information is asked to contact Officer DiFusco at 860-442-
Hartford student taken to hospital after ingesting 'edible narcotic' at school
Hartford, CT Police Department File Image (WFSB)A Bulkeley High School student was taken to the hospital after police said she ate an "edible narcotic" at school.Officers were told a male student brought the edible narcotic to school Monday morning and shared it with the female student.After eating
Convicted felon in Hartford arrested on drugs, weapons charges
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Detectives conducting a drug operation in Hartford's south district said they arrested a convicted felon on drugs and weapons charges.Police said they charged 46-year-old Luis Roman with possession of narcotics, possession with intent to sell, criminal possession of a firearm,
Both Parties Ask Malloy Not To Fill Arts and Culture Position | CT News Junkie
HARTFORD, CT — There’s no indication outgoing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration has anyone in mind for the position, but both Democratic legislative leaders, Republicans, and the men running for governor are critical of the decision to advertise an opening for an Arts and Culture Administrator.
Mom Of Boy, 5, Found Dead In Car Arrested: Waterford PD
WATERFORD, CT – Police said the mother of a child who was found dead in a vehicle in May was arrested Monday after turning herself into police. Whitney Bosselman, 31, of Quaker Hill has been charged with risk of injury to a minor and criminally negligent homicide, police said.
Man Attacks Woman as Children Hide and Call Police: PD
They said he had entered the residence without permission, got into an argument with the woman, grabbed a large knife during the altercation and tried to rob her of money.
Hartford man arrested on firearm and narcotics charges
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Man who killed EH store clerk in robbery fails in appeal bid
Like almost all defendants convicted of serious crimes, Kezlyn Mendez wanted to appeal his conviction of felony murder and other crimes in the 2012 robbery of a convenience store on Burnside Avenue in East Hartford, during which he fatally shot clerk Luthfur “Belal” Tarafdar.The state public defende
Silver Alert Issued For Missing 16-Year-Old Norwich Girl
NORWICH, CT — A Silver Alert has been issued for 16-year-old Norwich resident Trinity Cote, who has been missing since Oct. 15, according to the Connecticut State Police Missing Person Clearinghouse.
Yogurt truck fire closes I-84 in Tolland
TOLLAND, CT (WFSB) - One lane of Interstate 84 westbound in Tolland has reopened after the highway was shut down for several hours overnight.Still, it's expected to cause delays throughout the Tuesday morning commute.The highway was closed between exits 69 and 68 after a tractor trailer caught fire
Hartford City Council has strong support to raise age for sale of tobacco, vaping products to 21
Eight out of nine city council members in Hartford say they will vote in favor of raising the minimum age for the sale of tobacco and vaping products from 18 to 21 in a key vote Oct. 22nd. The capital city would be the first in the state to do so.
Clinton woman dies in I-95 crash in Westbrook
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