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Traffic Stop Nets Stolen Gun, Arrest

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A motor vehicle stop nets Hartford police a stolen handgun and a man now charged in a slew of offenses. Around 6 o’clock Friday evening, police pulled over a 1997 Lexus […]


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Home Invasion In Manchester

(Manchester, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Manchester police are investigating an early morning home invasion. It happened a little after 2 a.m. at an apartment in a complex on West Middle Turnpike in town. Officers say a […]


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Former Subway Executive Weighs In On Jared Fogle

 NEW YORK (AP) _ A former executive who was in charge of Subway’s advertising says he wasn’t aware of Jared Fogle’s criminal sexual conduct with minors. Jeff Moody, who was CEO of the Subway Franchisee […]


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Shelton Police Seek Assistance In Hit And Run Investigation

(SHELTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  The Shelton Police  Department Traffic Division is seeking help from the public  in identifying the owner  of a black  vehicle  which struck a bicyclist at Howe Avenue and Bridge Street about 10 […]


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7 Years For Hartford Man In Drunk Driving Death

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Hartford man who was driving drunk and hit and killed man in March faces seven years in prison. The Hartford Courant (http://cour.at/1MSCtcX) reports that Luis Acosta on Thursday was found […]



Bank Robbery Suspect Sought

(WESTBROOK,Conn./CBS Connecticut) –  State Police are seeking the man who robbed the Citizens Bank  at 1187 Boston Post Road in Westbrook  at about 3:15  Thursday afternoon. The suspect implied he had a weapon, but none […]


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Babysitter Pleads Guilty In Toddler’s Death

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A New Haven baby sitter charged in the death of a 19-month-old boy has been found guilty of first-degree manslaughter. New Haven Register reports (http://bit.ly/1IiQ3Af ) 29-year-old Kinjal Patel pleaded […]


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Firefighter Arrested

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Hartford Fire Department Lieutenant has been arrested in connection with an incident at  a fire scene  on West Morningside Street August 14th.45 year old Michael Patterson is accused of engaging in […]


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Armed Robbery Suspect Captured

(Willimantic, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The suspect in an armed robbery of two woment this week in Willimantic has been arrested. Early this morning, police picked up 29-year-old Joshua Sauri. They say he’s the man who […]