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Convenience Store Robbed At Gunpoint

(NEW LONDON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  The Honey Bee Plus Convenience Store  on Colman Street in New London was held up  at gunpoint  shortly before  5 o’clock Tuesday afternoon.The  two suspects are males believed to be in […]

05/26/2015

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Student Grabbed While Walking Home From School

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –   An elementary school student was approached by a stranger in a vehicle  Tuesday afternoon while walking home from  Lake Street School in Vernon.Between 2:30 and  2:50 police say  the stranger allegedly got […]

05/26/2015

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Yale Student Commits Suicide After Stabbing Incident

New Haven police say a Yale University student stabbed another Yale student early this morning, then jumped to his death from the ninth floor of an apartment building .

05/26/2015

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Two Children Caught In Crossfire

In New London last night, a 17 year old and a 4 year old were caught in the cross fire on Crystal Avenue.

05/26/2015

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Teens Arrested After Fight

NORWALK,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Norwalk Police arrested  4  girls  ages 14-16  after a  fight  at Calf Pasture Beach Monday  afternoon.Officers  responded  shortly after 3:30  and dispersed a large crowd. A fifth teenage  girl was taken to […]

05/25/2015

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State Moves To Address Prison Rapes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The number of substantiated cases of sexual abuse inside Connecticut’s prisons and halfway houses rose from two in 2013 to 14 last year, something state officials and victims’ advocates say is […]

05/25/2015

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Violent Weekend In Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police are investigating a pair of early-morning shootings that occurred within minutes of each other in Hartford. Deputy police chief Brian Foley told the Hartford Courant  the first call came in […]

05/24/2015

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Connecticut Residents Busted In Vermont

ROCKINGHAM, Vt. (AP) _ Vermont state police say they seized nearly 1,000 bags of heroin after stopping a vehicle for speeding on Interstate 91. Authorities say they found 980 bags of heroin, 10 grams of […]

05/24/2015

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Man Shot Overnight In Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Hartford are investigating a shooting from overnight. They say a male victim was shot in the torso in the area of Evergreen Avenue around 3 o’clock this morning. He […]

05/23/2015