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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 […]

05/14/2015

Area behind a Hartford Road shopping plaza, searched by police in April, 2015, in connection with a serial killer investigation.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

4 Additional Bodies In New Britain; One Confirmed ID

The remains of at least four more victims have been found in a wooded area behind a strip mall that police described Monday as the dumping ground for a serial killer suspected in seven deaths.

05/11/2015

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Dog Fishes Out Illegal Fish

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A dog with an apparent nose for fish helped snag two Bridgeport fishermen trying to make off with an illegal stash of striped bass this weekend. Saydee the labrador retriever is […]

05/11/2015

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Suspect Vehicle Hits School Bus

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Seven students sustained minor injuries this morning when a vehicle fleeing authorites struck their school bus. It was just after 11:30 when the bus carrying 13 children was struck in […]

05/07/2015

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Rally For Charter Schools At The State Capitol

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Large numbers of charter school advocates are expected to rally at the Connecticut state Capitol to urge lawmakers to approve funding to expand charter school seats. The Coalition for Every Child, […]

05/07/2015

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Second Arrest Made In New Britain Homicide

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – New Britain police have made a second arrest in connection with a homicide from last December. They’re charging 32-year-old Idaliz Zavala-Burgos of Springfield, Massachusetts with conspiracy to commit murder. Burgos’ […]

05/07/2015

Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Mayor Ganim Announces He’ll Run Again

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport’s former mayor wants to be the city’s future mayor. Joe Ganim, one of the most popular politican’s in the city’s history, has announced he has filed papers to seek the […]

05/06/2015

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Man Accused Of Stalking Woman In Shelton

(Shelton, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Shelton police have charged a man after they say he stalked a waitress while she worked at a city restaurant. Police say it all started March 21 when 57-year-old Kim Lariccia, […]

05/05/2015

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Dirt Bike Rider Injured In Vernon

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man was injured this morning after Vernon police say he crashed the dirt bike he was riding. Around 7:15, police say they were notified by hiker that a man in […]

05/05/2015