Deep River


Manager Sentenced In Missing Firearms Case

The 54-year-old general manager of a gun manufacturer in Deep River has been sentenced to probation for violating federal firearms laws.


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Suspect In Police Shooting Pleads No Contest

A Deep River man has pleaded no contest to charges stemming from a shootout that left an alleged accomplice dead and a state trooper wounded.



Son Who Admitted Killing Mom Attempts Suicide

The father of a Deep River man who admitted to killing his mother at Christmastime is questioning how his son, who was on a suicide watch, could seriously harm himself while being held at Garner Correctional Institution.


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Deep River Man Admits To Killing Mom

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Prosecutors allege that a Deep River man used a fire poker, buck knife and his hands to kill his mother. Twenty-two-year-old Robert Owen Rankin was arraigned Friday in Middletown Superior Court. […]


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Arrest Made in Deep River Death

State Police say a woman was found dead inside a house in Deep River this afternoon.


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Elementary School Students Charged In Deep River School Threat

State Police today arrested two elementary school students, in connection with a threat made at Deep River Elementary School.


Plainville's Memorial Day Parade.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Memorial Day Parade Listing

‘Dozens of Connecticut communities have parades and ceremonies scheduled to observe Memorial Day, many on Monday, but some in the days before or after. Check here for the time and route of your town’s parade.


Light Plane Down in Wooded Area

One man has been killed and another injured in a small plane crash in southern Connecticut.



Manslaughter Charge In Traffic Death

A 28-year-old Deep River man has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with a December crash that killed a passenger in his pickup truck.


Essex Man Charged with Drunk Driving in Passenger's Death

DEEP RIVER, Conn. (AP) _ An Essex man has been charged with driving under the influence after a passenger in his pickup was killed in a crash in the town of Deep River. The victim, […]