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Bullets Hit Hotel Headboard Above Guest’s Bed

Police say a bullet pierced the wall of a New Haven hotel and hit the headboard above a guest’s bed when a spray of bullets struck the building.

07/21/2015

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Hartford PD: Suspect Shot Trying To Steal Tip Jar

Hartford police are investigating a shooting this morning at a Franklin Avenue bakery.

07/21/2015

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Waterbury Police Track Theft Using GPS

Waterbury police say they used a GPS system found in a stolen van to track the theft of $60,000 worth of tires and rims to property owned by a local tire store.

07/21/2015

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Shooting At New Haven Gas Station

A 20-year-old New Haven man has been critically wounded in a shooting at a city gas station.

07/20/2015

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Three Wounded In 2 Shootings

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –   After an early Saturday morning homicide on Elliott Street,Hartford Police were called to  another shooting  Saturday night and yet another  early Sunday morning. Shortly before 8 pm  Saturday a 25 year old […]

07/19/2015

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Pedestrian Seriously Injured In Hit And Run

(NEW HAVEN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   – A 17 year old Bridgeport boy was struck by a  car  and seriously injured Saturday night  on Whalley Avenue near Ella Grasso Boulevard in  New Haven .The vehicle, an older model  […]

07/19/2015

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State To Assist Hartford In Curbing Violent Crime

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling for an emergency meeting between state and Hartford officials to discuss the increasing number of homicides in Connecticut’s capital city. In a letter sent Friday […]

07/17/2015

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Arrest Follows Lengthy Pursuit

 NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut State Police say a 32-year-old man avoided a trooper’s gunfire during a chase through several towns that ended with a crash and his arrest. Police say a trooper tried […]

07/17/2015

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Governor Willing To Help Stem Homicide Spike In Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he’s happy to work with Hartford officials to help fight the rising number of city homicides. The fatal shooting early Tuesday morning of a man […]

07/16/2015