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Man Charged In Coventry Incident

(Coventy, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Coventry, a man is under arrest after police say he held a person against their will early this morning at a home in town. Local and state police were called […]

07/19/2014

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Ex-Fire Chief Sentenced To Prison Time For Sex With Explorer

The ex-chief of the Coventry Volunteer Fire Department was sentenced to 10 years prison time Thursday for having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl who was a member of the junior firefighter program.

07/18/2014

Joseph Carilli (Courtesy Coventry Police)

Former Coventry Fire Chief Pleads Guilty

A former Coventry fire chief pleaded guilty Friday in Rockville Superior Court to having an ongoing sexual relationship with a girl who was in the junior firefighter training program and was 15 at the time.

03/29/2014

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Man Charged In Synthetic Marijuana Operation

(Coventry, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man is under arrest, the result of an investigation into a synthetic marijuana operation encompassing municipalities on opposite ends of the state. Coventry Police Chief Mark Palmer says they initially […]

03/06/2014

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Motorcyclists Injured in Crash

Two motorcycles crashed late  Saturday night on Merrow Road in Coventry, sending  two people area hospitals and closing the road for a time. The operators of the motorcycles have been identified as  45 year old […]

10/06/2013

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Medical Examiner Releases Information In Coventry Incident

The chief state medical examiner has released more information on the deaths of two Coventry residents from over the weekend. Forty-seven-year-old Janice Lesko was shot in the torso, according to the M.E. Gregory Pawloski was […]

08/27/2013

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Apparent Murder-Suicide Victims Identified

State Police have  released the names of the victims of an apparent murder-suicide in Coventry.45 year old Gregory Pawloski and  47 year old Janice Lesko were found dead  in the  home they shared at 6 […]

08/25/2013

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Double-Fatal Crash In Coventry

COVENTRY, Conn. (AP) _ Two people have died after their car crashed into a utility pole off Route 44 in Coventry. Fire officials told WFSB-TV (http://bit.ly/14ikbfU ) that the car was traveling eastbound on the […]

08/21/2013

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Weather Service Says Storm Wednesday Was A Tornado

The National Weather Service says a tornado touched down in Connecticut, the fourth this summer.

07/11/2013

Cloudy skies over Farmington, after the storm moved through Thursday, June 9, 2011.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Severe Weather Leaves its Mark

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The National Weather Service says it will investigate whether damage during severe thunderstorms in parts of Connecticut was from brief tornadoes. Bob Thompson, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in […]

07/10/2013

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