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A Second Bank Robbed In West Hartford

(WEST HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  West Hartford Police are investigating a  second robbery on the same street  as one earlier Thursday afternoon.The First Niagara Bank at 55 South Main Street was robbed about  4:45 pm by […]


First Niagara robbery Dec. 10 (Courtesy Wallingford Police)

Wallingford Police Think Robbery Suspect May Have Returned

Wallingford Police say a suspect in a holdup two months ago resembles the individual who held up the same bank shortly before 10:00 a.m. Tuesday.  They released security camera images from both robberies at the […]


First Niagara Bank (Courtesy New Haven Police)

Holdup At New Haven First Niagara Branch

New Haven Police are seeking a suspect who held up the First Niagara bank on Fountain Street about 10 this morning.


Robbery Suspect Tosses Cash

State Police say a suspect they were pursuing after a bank robbery Monday began throwing cash out the window of his vehicle as he fled.


(Courtesy Coventry Police)

Holdup At Coventry Bank

Coventry police are asking for the public’s help as they investigate a holdup Friday afternoon at the First Niagara Bank on Boston Post Road.


(Courtesy State Police)

Holdup In Dayville

State police are looking for a man who held up the First Niagara Bank on North Main Street in Dayville late Friday morning.


(Courtesy State Police)

Police Investigate Bank Bomb Threats

State Police say their investigation into telephone bomb threats at bank branches has led them to security video of a possible suspect in the case.



Bank To Cut 229 Jobs

A Labor Department posting says 229 jobs are being eliminated in Manchester and New Haven as First Niagara acquires New Alliance Banks. The state Labor Department website includes the cuts on its “WARN” (Worker Adjustment […]


Blumenthal Asks for Info on Bank Merger

Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is calling for more information from First Niagara Financial Group,  about the plan it announced in August to buy NewAlliance Bancshares of Connecticut for about $1.5  billion in cash and stock. […]