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Five Arrested in Knife Fight

(BRISTOL,Conn./CBS Connecticut) -  Bristol Police arrested five Bristol residents   Wednesday evening  following a fight involving a knife at 111 Gridley Street. A female  suffered non-life thretening knife wounds. Samuel Valdes  was charged with  Assault in […]

05/21/2014

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Man Sought in Domestic Dispute Involving a Firearm

Police in Bristol have obtained a warrant for the arrest of 34 year old Luis Ramos ,accused of pointing a gun at his live-in girlfriend during an argument Monday afternoon in an apartment on Shawn Drive.

05/20/2014

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Bristol Passes Budget

(Bristol, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bristol has a budget. The City Council and Board of Finance approved a spending plan of just over $185.1 million. Mayor Ken Cockayne says as a result, property taxes will increase […]

05/20/2014

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With ‘First Five’ Help, ESPN Opens New Digital Center

Sports broadcaster ESPN is opening its new digital broadcast center on its Bristol campus.

05/19/2014

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Hernandez Associate Pleads Not Guilty To Murder

An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder in the shooting death of a man near Hernandez’s Massachusetts home last summer.

05/15/2014

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Man Critical After Bristol Crash

An elderly man from Terryville is in critical condition after an accident at Riverside Avenue and Mellen Street this morning.

05/15/2014

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Man Tries To Pry Open Register At Bristol Supermarket

A man shoved a cashier, and tried to pry open a cash register at a Stop and Shop on Route 6 in Bristol about 11:30 pm.

05/15/2014

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Two Arrested on Child Porn Charges

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police have made two arrested on child pornography related charges. 29 year old Michael O’Brien of Wolcott,an elementary and pre-K school bus driver in Bristol is charged with possession of Child […]

05/12/2014

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)

Hernandez Charged in Jail Scuffle

Massachusetts prosecutors say former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been indicted in a February jail assault and in a November threat at the jail.

05/01/2014

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Bristol Police Bust Tobacco Store

The store owner was arrested at the Discount Tobacco in Bristol Commons Plaza on Farmington Avenue last night in a drug sting.

03/29/2014

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