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East Hartford Police cruisers. Photo by CBS Connecticut's Lisa Gold.

Springfield Woman Held In East Hartford Man’s Murder

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ A Springfield woman has been held without bail after pleading not guilty to a murder charge in the 2014 shooting of a Connecticut man. The Republican reports that 35-year-old Doris Pessolano […]

07/30/2015

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Arrest Made In Hartford Murder

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police have made an arrest in a May 26 murder on Maple Avenue. 22 year old Jonathan Contrera of Hartford  was apprehended at a Southington Motel Monday. Contrera  is  charged with […]

07/27/2015

US Attorney for Connecticut Dierdre Daly. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Five Indicted On Federal Drug Charges In Hamden Murder Investigation

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A grand jury has indicted five people on federal drug charges in connection with the killing of a man whose body was found after a July 4 explosion in Hamden. Prosecutors […]

07/24/2015

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Two Inmates Arrested In 2010 New Haven Murder

Two Connecticut prison inmates have been charged with murder in connection with a 2010 shooting that took the life of a 30-year-old New Haven man.

07/24/2015

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3 Arrested In New Haven Teen’s Death

New Haven police have made three arrests in the April shooting death of a 16-year-old boy.

07/16/2015

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Attorney Says Police Pressured Hernandez Associate

An attorney for an associate of former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez says his client was pressured into talking to police investigating the death of Odin Lloyd.

07/14/2015

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Four Arrested In Hamden Murder, Explosion July 4

Authorities today announced that four people have been arrested, and a fifth person is being sought, in the death of a West Haven man.

07/13/2015

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Hartford Man Convicted Of Aiding Brother In Murder

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Hartford man has been convicted of aiding his brother in the murder of a man who was shot and killed in a charter school parking lot. The Hartford Courant […]

07/07/2015

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Judge Rejects Aaron Hernandez Move To Toss Murder Conviction

A Massachusetts judge who oversaw the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has rejected a request to throw out his first-degree murder conviction or reduce it to second-degree murder.

07/01/2015

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Hartford Police Department Makes Arrest for 2014 Murder

(CBS Connecticut)  After almost a year-long investigation, the Hartford Police Department has made an arrest in the murder of a 29 year old man. On July 12, 2014 at approx 4:55 a.m., Hartford Police Officers […]

06/25/2015

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