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East Hartford Police cruisers. Photo by CBS Connecticut's Lisa Gold.

Springfield Woman Held In East Hartford Man’s Murder

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ A Springfield woman has been held without bail after pleading not guilty to a murder charge in the 2014 shooting of a Connecticut man. The Republican reports that 35-year-old Doris Pessolano […]

07/30/2015

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East Hartford Police Looking For Sexual Assault Suspect

East Hartford police are looking for a town man wanted on charges of 1st Degree Sexual Assault and Risk of Injury to a Minor.

07/24/2015

Alison Rosa of East Hartford. Photo courtesy of East Hartford Police.

East Hartford Mother Charged With Abusing Her Disabled Child

East Hartford Police say 29-year-old Alison Rosa faces charges including first degree assault of a disabled person, abuse, risk of injury to a minor, and cruelty to persons.

07/23/2015

Rentschler Field in East Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rentschler Field Getting A New Name

At what was expected to be a groundbreaking ceremony in East Hartford, officials today announced that Rentschler Field will be renamed Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field.

07/16/2015

A planned United Technologies Research facility to be built in East Hartford. Architect's rendering from UTC press release.

Groundbreaking For New UTC Building In East Hartford

United Technologies held a groundbreaking ceremony today for a new building in East Hartford.

06/22/2015

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Fraud Investigator Pleads Guilty

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A former Connecticut Department of Social Services official who managed state fraud and waste investigations has pleaded guilty to mail fraud for submitting a mortgage application with bogus information. Lynwood Patrick […]

06/09/2015

The scene of an accident on Burnside Avenue in East  Hartford, in which 8-year-old Carlos Hernandez was  struck and killed. Photo by WTIC's  Matt Dwyer.

Driver: Child Retrieving Ball Started Horrific East Hartford Crash

A witness heard a female voice pleading for someone to help her brother.

06/01/2015

Brett Bednarz (Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant/Pool Photo)

Mistrial Declared In East Hartford Triple Murder Case

A judge has declared a mistrial after a jury deadlocked in the case of a man accused in the 2010 bludgeoning deaths of his mother and two other people in East Hartford.

05/22/2015

Brett Bednarz (Courtesy East Hartford Police)

Testimony Begins In East Hartford Triple Murder

Testimony in the trial of a Manchester man charged in the slayings of his mother and two house guests in 2010 has started.

05/12/2015

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Arrest Made In Fatal Hit And Run

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police have charged an East Hartford woman in connection with a fatal-hit-and-run accident that killed an 8-year-old boy last month. Eight-year-old Carlos Hernandez was struck on Burnside Avenue on April […]

05/06/2015

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