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Court Appearances Next Week In Alpaca Deaths

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Two Westbrook men face court appearances in the next week on charges related to the stabbing deaths of four alpacas that a prosecutor said were killed for pure sport. Twenty-one-year-old Kyle […]


Hartford Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Three Indicted In Pyramid “Gifting Table” Scheme

Three Connecticut women have been indicted on fraud and tax charges in connection with an alleged pyramid scheme known as gifting tables.


(Courtesy Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association)

Reward Increased In Alpaca Deaths

An Essex alpaca farm owner has increased a reward to $13,000 for information leading to the arrest of those who fatally stabbed four of his animals.


(Courtesy Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association)

Alpacas Killed At Essex Farm

State police are investigating the deaths of four alpacas found stabbed to death on a farm in Essex Friday morning.


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Tuesday Deadline To Endorse Candidates For Special Elections

Tuesday is the deadline for parties to endorse candidates for Feb. 22 special elections for empty seats in the legislature.

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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, […]