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Man Threatens Child In Gas Station

(Wallingford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Wallingford, police are charging a man after they say he walked into a town gas station with a young child and threatened to harm the youngster. It was a little […]

05/14/2015

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Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Meriden Condo Building

Two firefighters and one resident have been taken to the hospital with minor injuries after flames destroyed a condominium building in Meriden.

05/09/2015

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22-Year-Old Meriden Man Shot on City Park Basketball Courts

MERIDEN, Conn. (AP)  Four men have been arrested after a shooting on a Meriden park basketball court that left a 22-year-old man wounded. Police Sgt. Darrin McKay says the victim was shot twice in the […]

04/30/2015

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One Wounded ,Four Arrested In Park Shooting

(MERIDEN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Meriden Police responded to City Park about 4:15  Wednesday afternoon  on the report of  upwards of four gunshots.When officers arrived, they did not  find the victim. The 22 year old  man had […]

04/29/2015

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Governor Vetoes Regents Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that would have blocked the Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education from closing any campus or manufacturing programs without legislative approval. The […]

04/27/2015

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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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