Kidnapping

Hartford Federal Court. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

First Defendant Sentenced In Jewel Heist

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The first defendant in a 2013 kidnapping and robbery of a Connecticut jewelry store will serve more than 14 1/2 years in prison. Twenty-seven-year-old William Davis of Allentown, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty […]

04/17/2015

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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 […]

04/10/2015

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Maine Man Goes On Trial For Using Facebook To Lure Teen To Her Death

Prosecutors say Kyle Dube used a fake Facebook profile to set up a meeting with 15-year-old Nichole Cable, then killed her in May 2013.

02/23/2015

Nathan Salas (Courtesy Hamden Police)

Parents Of Kidnapped Teen Sue US Airways

A Connecticut couple is suing US Airways and an affiliate for allowing a California man now charged with kidnapping to fly their 14-year-old daughter to Sacramento last year.

09/23/2014

Bianca Lebron, left, age 10;  right,  age-progression (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Bridgeport Police Department Needs Your Help

Police are asking for the public and community’s help in the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Bianca Lebron.

07/30/2014

Police say 43-year-old Nathaniel Kibby abducted Abby Hernandez last October and prevented her from seeing her family for 9 months. (Photo: New Hampshire Attorney General's Office)

Man Charged In 9-Month Disappearance Of New Hampshire Teen

Suspect arrested about 30 miles north of where Abby Hernandez went missing last October.

07/28/2014

(Courtesy Hartford Police)

Man Accused of Abducting Former Girlfriend

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Hartford Police have arrested a  man  accused of forcing his ex-girlfriend  and her two year old son into  a vehicle on Forest Street and driving away.The victim was driver to Capitol Avenue  […]

05/20/2014

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Arrest Made Following Kidnapping and Pursuit

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A man who led New Britain Police in pursuit  following the report of a woman being  forced into a motor vehicle and abducted Monday afternoon has been a arrested. At about […]

03/10/2014

Fernando Cruz was charged with kidnapping and sexual assault, after allegedly using a knife to threaten a female victim into his car, then attack her. Photo From New Britain Police.

Police: Van Driver Kidnaps, Sexually Assaults Woman

New Britain resident Fernando Cruz is charged with kidnapping, sexual assault, and threatening.

12/26/2013

Osvaldo Muniz, courtesy of Norwalk Police

Arrest Made By DNA Link In 1988 Norwalk Cold Case

Norwalk Police used a DNA test to indentify a suspect in a cold case dating back to 1988.

12/08/2013

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