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Woman Accused Of Abusing Child In Her Care

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Vernon Police have arrested  24 year old Manchester woman accused of abusing an 18 month old  she was caring for.Doctors at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center  notified police and the Department of Children […]

07/08/2015

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Woman Charged With Leaving Child With Sex Offender

(STAFFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Stafford woman has been arrested, for allegedly   allowing her sex offender husband to be left alone with a child  last November.60 year  old Leigh Newton  was charged with  Risk of Injury […]

07/07/2015

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Suspect Charged With Murder In Tournament Shooting

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –  A 23 year old Windsor man facing  firearms and other charges in a June 27 shooting at a basketball tournament outside Rawson Elementary School in Hartford  has now been charged with murder.Roosevelt […]

07/07/2015

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State Police Arrest Two On Drug Charges

Two men are being arraigned today on drug charges after State Police stopped their vehicle on Interstate 84 in Union over the weekend.

07/06/2015

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Arrest Made After Shots Fired

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) _ Police say a man has been arrested after firing several shots outside a bar as it was closing early Sunday morning. Police Corp. Stanley Parizo said the gunfire was reported outside […]

07/05/2015

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Supreme Court Ruling On Threats May Affect Connecticut Case

A Connecticut man charged with threatening a state judge in emails he sent to six acquaintances last year is hoping a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling bolsters his effort to get his case dismissed.

A Connecticut man charged with threatening a state judge in emails he sent to six acquaintances last year is hoping a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling bolsters his effort to get his case dismissed.

07/04/2015

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Man Sentenced To 47 Years In Fatal 2012 Bar Shooting

A man has been sentenced to 47 years in prison for killing one woman and injuring another when he fired shots in a crowded Norwich bar.

06/28/2015

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Hernandez Co-Defendants Appear In Court On Murder Charges

Two men accused of joining with former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez to kill a man in 2013 have appeared in court for the first time since Hernandez’s murder conviction.

06/27/2015

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Judge Rejects Home Invasion Killers Habeas Corpus Request

VERNON, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut judge has rejected a request by convicted home invasion killer Steven Hayes to drop his remaining appeals and proceed to execution. The Hartford Courant reports  that a Superior Court […]

06/26/2015