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Windsor sex offender sentenced to 18 years in prison for trying to lure teen to Hartford for sex

A Windsor sex offender was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday for trying to lure a 13-year-old girl to Hartford to engage in sexual activity in 2017, prosecutors said. Andrew Cunningham, 39, was sentenced to 216 months in prison followed by 10 years of supervised release and already is a regis


Wethersfield Stop & Shop locked down, picket line disbanded after threat to shoot striking workers

The Stop & Shop in Wethersfield was locked down and its striking employees’ picket line disbanded Thursday evening after a threat to shoot the picketers was phoned into the store around 6 p.m., union leaders said.


Man arrested at Bradley for attempting to bring loaded handgun on plane

WINDSOR LOCKS –A man was arrested Thrusday after Transportation Security Administration officers at Bradley International Airport stopped him from bringing a loaded handgun onto an airplane.


Windsor Man Sentenced For Enticing A Minor

WINDSOR, CT - A former Windsor man was sentenced Thursday for enticing a 13-year-old to engage in sexual activity, according to a statement from John Durham, US Attorney for the District of Connecticut. Andrew Cunningham, 39, was sentenced to 18 years in prison and 10 years of supervised release for


2 suspects arrested in Enfield in connection with Vermont fatal shooting

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Police say four suspects are facing charges in a fatal shooting in Vermont, and two of them were arrested in Enfield on Wednesday. Burlington police say 23-year-old Benzell Hampton was shot and killed in an attack in a downtown neighborhood on Tuesday.


Big CT Lottery Winner Sold In Rocky Hill

ROCKY HILL, CT — A big Connecticut Lottery winner was purchazsed from Lottery Headquarters in Rocky Hill. The player, Daniel Coleman of New Britain, won $13,020 in the Play4 Day drawing, CT Lottery officials said.


Victim: Windsor Locks man robbed, shot him in Hartford

A fomer Windsor man testified Tuesday that, as he sat at the dining room table of his grandmother’s Hartford home in August 2017, William Tisdol of Windsor Locks walked in uninvited, pointed a handgun at him, stole marijuana and money, then shot him in the back as he fled.


Hoarding conditions create challenge during fire in Somers house

SOMERS -- Emergency crews fought a fire that seriously damaged a home Thursday afternoon. A little before 3pm the Somers Fire Department was called to a Hampden Road. A single level house was damaged along the back of the house.


Parts of some towns and cities under water from flooded Connecticut River

GLASTONBURY - The Connecticut River has been flooded for the past couple of days from all the snow melt from far up north. Several towns and cities have been seeing the effects and it is expected to get worse.


Enfield Player Scores Big Win In Connecticut Lottery Game

ENFIELD, CT — A big Connecticut Lottery prize was claimed by an Enfield player this week. A $30,000 winner in the 30X Cash 5Th Edition game was claimed on Tuesday by Benjamin Krusinski of Enfield, CT Lottery officials said.


Arrest made for triple shooting in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - A man is facing charges after a triple shooting in Hartford. According to police, on Tuesday around 10:20 p.m., units responded to the area of Brook Street and Bedford Street where they observed several victims running through basketball courts with gunshot wounds.


Fire Breaks Out Thursday At Somers Home

SOMERS, CT — A fire broke out in the northern part of Somers on Thursday afternoon. Initial calls came in at about 3 p.m. to 147 Hampden Road, a police source said. Witnesses said the home was nearly engulfed in flames.


Windsor Locks-East Windsor Weekend Weather Forecast

WINDSOR LOCKS-EAST WINDSOR, CT — A quick heads up: Weather officials have issued a Flood Warning for your area, beginning Thursday at 11:48 am and ending Friday at 11:48 am. You can read more info from the National Weather Service here.


Spring Flooding Continues Along Connecticut River

Flooding from the Connecticut River has forced the temporary closure of two ferries and required some roads to be blocked off. “I’ve been noticing the water rise up for the last couple of days,” Jon Sansabrino of Rocky Hill, said.


Serious crash in Newington causes delays

NEWINGTON, CT (WFSB) - A serious multi-vehicle crash is causing delays on a road in Newington. According to Newington police, the crash happened on Route 175 near the Berlin Turnpike.


Glastonbury Store Caught Selling Tobacco To A Minor

GLASTONBURY, CT — One store in Glastonbury was caught selling tobacco to a minor during a Wednesday compliance check detail, police said. The Glastonbury Police Department and members of the State of Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services' Tobacco Prevention and Enforcement P


New Britain boys basketball's Reis to host summer camp

NEW BRITAIN - New Britain High School will be hosting a youth basketball clinic this July, with New Britain boys basketball head coach Kurt Reis leading the summer camp. Reis, who led the Hurricanes to the Division II state tournament final back in March, will guide children ranging from 3rd to 8th


Heavy police presence at Motel 6 in Enfield

ENFIELD, Conn. (WWLP) - Police activity was reported at a motel on Hazard Avenue in Enfield Wednesday night. Enfield Police told 22News they couldn’t release much information because it’s an ongoing matter, but they did confirm that officers from the department were at the Motel 6, located at 11 Haz


Two Men Charged as Fugitives From Justice in Enfield

Two men were arrested in Enfield in connection with a homicide in Burlington, Vermont on Wednesday. Brandon Sanders, 18, was arrested without incident after traveling northbound on Interstate 91 near exit 49, police said.


Police activity closes 3 lanes on Interstate 91 North in Enfield

ENFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) - Three lanes are closed on Interstate 91 Northbound in Enfield on Wednesday evening. According to officials, the lanes are closed due to "police activity" between Exits 48 and 49.