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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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Sentencing Set In Home Invasion-Jewelry Store Robbery

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal prosecutors are calling for a sentence of no less than 17 years in prison for a man convicted in a 2013 robbery that involved the kidnapping of two Connecticut jewelry […]

04/16/2015

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House Joins Senate In Opposing Campus Closure

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut House of Representatives is siding with the Senate in blocking efforts to close a community college branch in Meriden without notice. But unlike last week’s vote in the Senate, […]

04/14/2015

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Two Hospitalized Following Crash

(Meriden,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  – Meriden Police  continue to investigate  a Friday morning accident involving  three vehicles, one of them parked. When  Officers arrived at Murray and Liberty Streets,they found  Toyota Camry  with extensive damage to its […]

04/10/2015

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Man Dead in Meriden Shooting

(Meriden, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police are investigating a fatal shooting this morning in Meriden. They received word around 4:45 of a gunshot at an apartment complex on Cook Avenue. When they arrived on scene, officers […]

04/04/2015

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Woman Charged With Leaving Child In Cold Car

(Meriden, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Meriden, police are charging a women with leaving an unsupervised child in a vehicle. Just after 4 o’clock Thursday afternoon, police were called to the Stop and Shop on Broad […]

02/20/2015

Meriden-based Protein Sciences is developing an interim ebola vaccine, based on research used to devopl the company's protein-based flu vaccine. Photo of a company lab in Meriden by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Protein Sciences Halts Plan For Expansion In Meriden Area

An executive at a Connecticut vaccine manufacturer says the Meriden company is scrapping expansion plans in the state after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy received a flu shot made by an overseas company.

02/13/2015

Seventeen-year-old Arairani Salazar, and her 2-year-old daughter Stephanie Salazar. Photos Courtesy of State Police.

Young Mother, Toddler Vanish

Police are looking for a missing teenager, and the teen’s young child.

01/02/2015

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Police Investigate Untimtely Death In Meriden

Meriden Police are investigating what they’re calling an untimely death.

12/24/2014

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Pepper Spray Used To Break Up Fight At Shopping Mall

Police, ambulance crews and the fire department were called to the Westfield Shopping Mall on Lewis Avenue in Meriden Saturday evening after a fight involving mall patrons.

12/20/2014

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