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Man Charged With Animal Cruelty After Shooting Girlfriend’s Turtle

A 31-year-old Stonington man has been charged with cruelty to animals after police say he shot his girlfriend’s pet turtle.

07/28/2014

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Father Faces Charges After 12-Year-Old Crashes Car Into Neighbor’s House

A Norwalk man faces charges after his 12-year-old son allegedly crashed the family car into a neighbor’s house.

07/28/2014

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Arrest In Serious East Hartford Assault

In East Hartford, A 21-year old woman who police believed to be involved in a serious assault and stabbing incident in June turned herself over to police Saturday.

07/28/2014

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Arrest Made In Attempted Burglary

(BRISTOL,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Bristol Police arrested a  53  year old man early Sunday morning after an officer on patrol saw him attempting to break into the Citgo Gas Station and Convenience Store  at 551 Farmington […]

07/27/2014

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Teen Accused Of Stealing Car, Engaging Police Pursuit

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Middletown are charging an 18-year-old man after they say he stole a car Friday afternoon and crashed the vehicle during a pursuit later last evening. Initially, police say things […]

07/26/2014

Aaron Hernandez sits in the courtroom of the Attleboro District Court during his hearing on Aug. 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Mass. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Loses Effort to Dismiss Charges

A judge has rejected a motion to dismiss charges against Aaron Hernandez stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.

07/25/2014

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Teacher Accused of Inappropriate Behavior

A music teacher who worked at two private schools in Greenwich has been charged with risk of injury to a minor.

07/25/2014

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Young Boy Killed While Riding Bike

A 12-year-old boy has died after being struck by a truck while riding his bicycle in Suffield.

07/25/2014

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No Serious Injuries When Small Plane Crashes In Danbury

Danbury officials say a man escaped serious injury when his small plane went into a swamp after missing the runway at Danbury airport in Connecticut.

07/25/2014