File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

2 Homicides In 2 Days

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police are investigating a shooting that is the city’s second homicide this weekend. Police said a man between 18 and 30 years old was found shot in the head early […]


Dr. D'Andrea Joseph/WTIC photo by John Silva

Gun Buyback This Weekend In Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – This Saturday, those with local trauma centers and Hartford police are sponsoring the 6th annual Capital Region Gun Buyback. As in the past, those turning in unwanted firearms will be eligible […]


Hartford Police Department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Firefighter Charged In Accidental Shooting

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Hartford firefighter has been arrested in an accidental shooting in an apartment at 86 Webster Street in the city  November  2. 25 year old Justin Wood of East Hartford  was discussing […]



Insurance Agent O’Garro Charged With $1.5 Million Wire Fraud

An insurance agent already charged in several criminal investigations now has been charged in a federal case involving charges he defrauded multiple victims of a million and a half dollars.



Ex-Mayors Trade Rock Cats Barbs

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) – Two former mayors of New Britain are exchanging accusations over who’s at fault for the New Britain Rock Cats’ move to Hartford. The New Britain Herald reports that ex-Mayor Timothy […]



Gas Leak Closes Portion Of Hartford Street

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police are reporting a gas leak. They say several units and Hartford Fire Department is responding to the scene at 171 Capen Street. No word on a cause of the […]


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Police Seek Suspects Who Shot Boy In Face

Hartford police are asking for the public’s help in finding suspects after a 13-year-old boy was shot in the face.



Fire Rips Through Three-Story Apartment Building

Hartford fire officials say firefighters have rescued an 8-year-old girl from a burning three-story apartment building in the city’s South End.


A sketch of the Downtown North development. (DoNo Hartford LLC.)

Eminent Domain Possible, As City Seeks To Acquire Land For Stadium Project

The city of Hartford could use eminent domain, as it tries to buy some of the land it needs to build a $350-million baseball stadium and development project.


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Amtrak Service Disrupted In Hartford Area

A freight train derailment has forced Amtrak to suspend service between Hartford and Springfield, Massachusetts.




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