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Police Arrest Boyfriend With Machete On Domestic Violence Charges

A man is under arrest after an early morning domestic incident in Hartford in which the victim reported being strangled. Police also found a machete at the scene and two guns on the suspect,

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Apartment Fire Displaces 70 Hartford Residents

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  An apartment building fire in Hartford has displaced about 70 residents. Reports of a fire at the Windsor on Main apartments came in about 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The blaze quickly escalated due […]



Missing Teen Found With Sex Offender

 (Hartford,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  The  case of a  15 year old East Granby girl has resulted in an arrest.The girl was reported missing  April 10. Wednesday  investigators were able to  track the missing girl to an […]


Secretary of the State Denise Merrill (Courtesy CT-N)

Merrill Reacts To Judge’s Decision On Hartford Registrars

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The state’s chief elections official is weighing in on a ruling by a judge on Tuesday that bars Hartford’s City Council from continuing removal proceedings against the city’s three registrars of […]


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State Judge Bars Hartford From Removing Voter Registrars

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  A Hartford Superior Court judge has ruled that Hartford may not remove three registrars of voters at the center of Election Day polling place delays last November. Judge Constance Epstein said Tuesday […]


Attorneys for the Hartford City Council's committee of inquiry will investigate what went wrong on election day in the city.  The registrar's office was late in delivering voting lists to some polling places. Several of them opened late. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Judge Considering Hartford Registrar Removal Proceeding

A ruling could come Tuesday afternoon, possibly as late as 2:30 pm, in the courtroom. If the ruling comes that late, it could delay the scheduled 3 pm start of testimony on the registrars before the city council.


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Man Shot To Death In Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police are investigating the city’s latest homicide. A little after 2:30 this morning, they says theywere called to the area of 87 Benton Street. Upon arrival, police found a 33-year-old […]


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Man Charged In Carjacking

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police  have  made an arrest in a carjacking and kidnapping on Monday night.Tony Mercado is accused of  carjacking a pickup truck with two children inside and   driving himself to Hartford Hospital […]


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Hartford Registrar Removal Testimony Scheduled For Tuesday

(CBS Connecticut) — Hartford’s City Council today scheduled testimony for Tuesday April 14, on the removal of the city’s three registrars of voters. In the last election, some polling places opened late, and there was […]


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Police Investigating Shooting And Carjacking

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police say a man with a gunshot wound carjacked a pickup truck with two children inside and drove himself to a hospital. Police said Monday night the children weren’t hurt […]