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Springfield man charged in Windsor home invasion

A Springfield man appeared before a judge in Enfield Superior Court on Tuesday, facing charges in a home invasion and larceny that occurred at a Windsor home in August 2016. The man, Bradley Brown, 30, is charged with home invasion, second-degree larceny, and conspiracy to commit both those crimes.

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2018-01-17 16:04:00

Suspect sought after overnight shooting in East Hartford

EAST HARTFORD - A man has been shot, and police are looking for whoever is responsible. The victim was shot in the leg at Krauszer's Convenience Store. Police say it happened between 12:30 a.m. and 1 a.m. EAST HARTFORD - A man has been shot, and police are looking for whoever is responsible. The vic

FOX61.COM - 2018-01-18 09:33:01

Hartford Civic Center Roof Collapsed 40 Years Ago

HARTFORD, CT - To paraphrase a great tune by the Beatles, "It was 40 years ago today..." that a near-tragedy took place in downtown Hartford that people still talk about to this day. In the early morning hours of Jan. 18, 1978, the roof of the Hartford Civic Center collapsed under the weight of heav

PATCH - 2018-01-18 09:12:21

PD: 'Suspicious vehicle' leads to drug bust in South Windsor

Luis Arriaga (Photo: South Windsor police) SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) - A man is facing charges after police say they located drugs inside of his vehicle. According to South Windsor police, on Tuesday morning around 3:00 a.m., officers located a "suspicious vehicle" on Vibert Road near the Connec

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 16:21:35

East Windsor Couple Struggle to Get Washer and Dryer Rebate

Many manufacturers offer rebates to help customers save cash, but in some cases, it may not be that easy to get the money. Sal Saitta and his wife of East Windsor found the perfect washer and dryer at a local retailer, but they tell NBC Connecticut that going through the process was a bit stressful.

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-17 23:34:03

Juvenile Wanted on Felony Drug Charges Nabbed in Vernon

VERNON, CT - A teen wanted on felony larceny and drug charges in New Jersey was picked up in Vernon after an traffic stop early Tuesday morning, police said. The traffic stop was conducted at 1:19 a.m. on Phoenix Street when an officer noticed an illegal registration plate, police said. The occupa

PATCH - 2018-01-17 15:37:35

Hartford police investigating fatal hit-and-run

HARTFORD - Police said they are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident that took place Tuesday night. "We are investigating an accident on Vine Street with two victims. One victim has been pronounced. This is an evading a motor vehicle accident," said Hartford Deputy Chief Brian Foley. Foley s

FOX61.COM - 2018-01-17 04:18:24

Man sent to prison for biting off chunk of wife's nose

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man who bit off a chunk of his wife's nose, permanently disfiguring her, has been sent to prison for more than six years. The Hartford Court reports that 55-year-old Rodwell Clay was sentenced Tuesday after pleading under the Alford doctrine to a first-degree ass

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-17 13:57:55

Bristol man, accused of drunkenly crashing into Southington building, granted programs

SOUTHINGTON - A Bristol man accused of drunkenly crashing into a Southington building has been granted two programs that could spare him a conviction. Nathan Cannon, 22, appeared Wednesday in Bristol Superior Court, where he was enrolled in Accelerated Rehabilitation - a first-time offender program

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-01-18 01:18:00

Three firefighters rescued from burning New Britain apartment building

The building, at 42 Connerton St., was unoccupied. The fire broke out around 10 p.m., interim Fire Chief Peter Margentino said, and fire crews were at the scene through the night and into Wednesday morning. Firefighters were told to leave the building at about 11:30 p.m., before the flames collaps

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Bradley airport open, but has flight cancellations

Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks is open for the day on Wednesday, despite Winter Storm Clare bearing down on the state. However, it did report a number of flight cancellations. Alisa Sisic, who represents Bradley and the Connecticut Airport Authority, said the airport is monitoring th

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-17 12:58:00

Southington man accused of stalking woman, violating protective order again

SOUTHINGTON - A local man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly stalking a woman he had been ordered to stay away from. David Forgione, 59, of 676 Mulberry St., has been accused of following a woman in a vehicle for about three and a half miles, according to the police report. He eventually s

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2018-01-17 00:37:00

Man arrested for violating a protective order

David Forgione, 59, of Plantsville, was arrested for a stalking incident at a local gas station. At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13 he was charged with violation of a protective order, first degree stalking, and second degree breach of peace. According to police, the victim was putting

SOUTHINGTONOBSERVER.COM - 2018-01-17 17:02:39

Alleged drug dealer found with gun, cocaine on BCHS grounds: police

BRISTOL - An alleged drug dealer was arrested after leaving Bristol Central High School Tuesday night when police reported finding him with a gun and cocaine. Jose Torres, 37, of Gridley Street, was seen leaving the school building, at 480 Wolcott St., at about 7:50 p.m. At the time, a detective wh

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-01-17 18:30:00

Lawsuit filed against pharmaceutical companies; includes Bristol and Southington

Bristol and Southington are part of a lawsuit that's been filed alleging pharmaceutical companies have aggressively and fraudulently marketed opioid painkillers since the late 1990s. That marketing has caused financial hardship for Connecticut's cities and towns, the suit charges. The municipaliti

BRISTOL PRESS - 2018-01-18 04:02:00

Man Arrested at Bristol Central High School on Guns, Drug Charges: PD

Bristol police arrested a man on narcotics and weapons charges at Bristol Central High School Tuesday. Police said a detective spotted 37-year-old Jose Torres leaving the school around 7:50 p.m. The detective recognized Torres, who had two outstanding arrest warrants for sale of narcotics. While tak

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2018-01-17 11:56:41

Woman fatally shot during quarrel in Bronx bodega remembered for her kindness

A woman fatally shot in the face during a Bronx bodega beef was remembered Tuesday by devastated family and friends for her kindness and generosity to all. Shaquana Button, 33, was blasted from close range after arguing with an unidentified man inside the Garden Express Deli on E. 149th St. and Co

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:50:27

Suspect in teen's fatal stabbing at New Rochelle Dunkin' Donuts appears in court

A teenager accused of fatally stabbing a classmate in Westchester County made her first appearance in court Wednesday. Z'Inah Brown said nothing as she faced a judge on second-degree murder charges. Police say she stabbed 16-year-old Valeree Megan Schwab after a confrontation at a Dunkin' Donuts in

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-17 21:12:09

Man, 76, dies after jumping in front of subway in the Bronx 

A 76-year-old man died after he jumped in front of an incoming Bronx subway train early Wednesday. The victim, who was not immediately identified, was struck by a 5 train at Burke Ave. and White Plains Road in Olinville around 3 a.m., police said. The man died at the scene. His death is an appar

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 12:27:15

Video shows cab driver robbed at knifepoint in the Bronx

New surveillance video shows the men police say robbed a cab driver at knifepoint in the Bronx. Police say the two men got into the victim's cab in Edenwald late Saturday night. One of them allegedly asked the driver to stop the cab because he couldn't find his cell phone. That's when police say hep

NY1 - 2018-01-16 17:25:00