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Second Shooting In Hartford Within 24 Hours

Fox-Connecticut reports City police are investigating the second fatal shooting in the city tonight, this time at the corner of South and George streets just before 8:30 p.m.


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1 Dead In Hartford Shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Police in Hartford are investigating an overnight shooting that has left a 28-year-old man dead. Officers responded to a report that a man was lying in the parking lot at 602 […]


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Perjury Charge Dropped Against Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee

A perjury charge was dropped Friday against the fiancee of former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez.


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Stratford Police Looking For Flasher

Police in Stratford say they are looking for a serial flasher.


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Ex-Hartford Fireman Charged In Shooting

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – An off-duty Hartford fireman who shot a person last month is now facing charges. Police today arrested Donald Brown. It was April 24 when police say Brown told them he shot […]


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State Revokes Pension Over Embezzlement

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – State Attorney General George Jepsen says a former Waterbury library payroll manager who pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $200,000 from the library will lose her pension. The pension of Lynette […]


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Man Threatens Child In Gas Station

(Wallingford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Wallingford, police are charging a man after they say he walked into a town gas station with a young child and threatened to harm the youngster. It was a little […]


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Stratford Nurse Arrested

_ A nurse at an assisted-living center in Stratford has been charged with stealing prescription narcotics from patients and replacing their pills with over-the-counter drugs.


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Convict Identified As Suspect In Connecticut Serial Killings

A man who has been behind bars for a decade for killing a woman is suspected in the slayings of seven people whose bodies were found buried in the woods behind a Connecticut shopping center, a government official said Tuesday.