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Second Of Three Shooting Suspects Arrested

HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police have arrested the second of three suspects wanted in a May 12 shooting behind a Main Street restaurant in the city’s north end, in which the victim was shot in […]

06/21/2015

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Conn. Man Gets Nearly 6 Years In Prison For R.I. Bank Robbery

A Connecticut man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for robbing a bank in Rhode Island.

06/20/2015

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Medical Examiner Rules Stun Gun Death A Homicide

Connecticut’s medical examiner says the death of a Branford man who was shocked by a police a stun gun was a homicide.

06/19/2015

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Hartford Police Make Arrest In May Shooting

Hartford police have made one arrest and identified two other suspects in a shooting last month that left a victim with a gunshot wound to the head.

06/19/2015

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No Arrests In Woodbridge Gun Shop Burglary

Police say they believe four or five suspects are were involved in a smash and grab robbery that involved backing a stolen car through the front of a Woodbridge gun shop.

06/18/2015

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Greenwich Man Sentenced For Beating Wife

A Greenwich man is going to jail after pleading guilty to attempted murder in a baseball bat attack on his wife in their Greenwich mansion.

06/18/2015

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Nine Dead In Shooting Rampage At Charleston Church

A white man opened fire during a prayer meeting inside a historic black church in downtown Charleston on Wednesday night, killing nine people, including the pastor, in an assault that authorities described as a hate crime.

06/18/2015

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Newington Man Charged In Series Of Armed Robberies

Police have charged a Newington man in a string of armed robberies earlier this year in Newington.

06/17/2015

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No New Trial In Murder For Hire Case

A Connecticut woman has lost her bid for a new trial in a murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows.

06/17/2015