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Avon Runner Sexually Assaulted

(AVON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Avon Police are  investigating after a woman reported she  had been sexually assaulted while running  on the Rails to Trails off Scoville Road   around noon on Thursday.The woman said a man in […]

06/25/2015

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Reward Offered For Information In Death Of Simsbury Woman

Simsbury police today announced a 40-thousand dollar reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in last November’s death of 54 year old insurance vice-president Melissa Milan who was found dead after she went out for a jog.

06/25/2015

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Teens Charged In Attempted Burglary In Coventry

Two teens have been charged with breaking into a Connecticut convenience store after police found them in a dumpster behind a Dunkin’ Donuts.

06/25/2015

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Ex-DMV Official Pleads Guilty To Child Endangerment

A former state deputy motor vehicles commissioner has pleaded guilty to child endangerment in exchange for an eight-year prison term.

06/25/2015

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Hartford Police Department Makes Arrest for 2014 Murder

(CBS Connecticut)  After almost a year-long investigation, the Hartford Police Department has made an arrest in the murder of a 29 year old man. On July 12, 2014 at approx 4:55 a.m., Hartford Police Officers […]

06/25/2015

Criminal Justice

Woman Charged In Child Deaths Off Suicide Watch

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut woman charged with killing her two children earlier this month has been removed from a suicide watch in prison. A Superior Court judge in New Haven ordered 36-year-old […]

06/24/2015

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State Police Arrest Terryville Mother In Death Of Toddler

State police have arrested a Terryville mother in connection with the death of her two year old daughter in October of 2014.

06/24/2015

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Wethersfield Man Pleads Guilty To Swatting Charges

A Wethersfield man has pleaded guilty to taking part in a series of hoax threats last year intended to draw responders, such as SWAT units and bomb squads.

06/24/2015

Friends say a Connecticut woman killed the day after Christmas had worried about her troubled son not taking his psychiatric medications and had thought he needed to be hospitalized. (Getty)

APRN Admits Receiving Kickbacks From Drug Company

A nurse practitioner who billed Medicare for $1 million in claims for a drug used to treat cancer pain has admitted receiving kickbacks from a pharmaceutical firm.

06/24/2015