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Arson

Ahron Rom (Courtesy Glastonbury Police)

Suspect Charged In Glastonbury Arson, Burglary

Glastonbury police say they’ve arrested a 22-year-old man on arson, burglary and other charges in a November house fire on Stanley Drive

01/08/2013

Norwich fire arrests MacDonald, Fauquet, Markham, Ortiz

Four Arrested In Norwich Arson Fires

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Four people have been charged with a pair of arsons in Norwich that spread to nearby homes and caused an estimated $500,000 in damage. The Norwich Bulletin reports 45-year-old Laura MacDonald, […]

07/26/2012

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Arrest in Fire Aboard Groton-Based Submarine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A civilian employee working as a painter and sandblaster aboard a submarine at a Maine shipyard has been charged with setting a fire that caused $400 million in damages to the […]

07/23/2012

Jeremy Morin (Courtesy Springfield Police Department)

GPS Tracked Inmate On Probation To Scene Of Arson

After a fire swept through a vacant building at 251-253-255 Central Street in Springfield Sunday,  arson investigators determined the blaze in the boarded-up building had been set. Detectives determined a man living just down the […]

06/14/2012

Arson Suspected In Rubber Factory Fire

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Bridgeport fire officials say arson is suspected in a fire that heavily damaged an abandoned rubber factory. The fire began at about 8 p.m. Tuesday at the former AGI Rubber Co. […]

06/13/2012

Police Say Arson Suspect Wanted Revenge On Man He Believed Shot Him

A 19-year-old Bridgeport man has been charged with setting fire to the home of a man who had allegedly shot him.

06/12/2012

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Murder and Arson Arrest

New London man due in court Monday to face charges

04/15/2012

Richard Shenkman reacts to the judge's sentence, as his attorney Hugh Keefe takes notes. Pool Photo, The Day/Sean D. Elliot.

Prosecutor Drops Niantic Arson Case Against Shenkman

A state prosecutor has dropped a second arson case against a former advertising executive already serving a 70-year prison sentence for kidnapping his ex-wife and burning a house down.

04/12/2012

Developer Charged With Additional Crimes

A New Haven property developer charged in a series of arsons has been arrested on more allegations in connection with a house explosion and a vehicle fire in the Elm City.

02/24/2012

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Arson-accused Contractor Filed Suit Over TV Project

A Connecticut contractor who helped build a house on the ABC reality TV show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” and was charged with arson is suing the builders involved in a charitable project in Griswold.

01/25/2012

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