New Britain

Springfield, Massachusetts resident Joel Jaquez faces charges in the December 30, 2014 shooting death of 24-year-old Jesus Silva. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

Man Charged In New Britain Fatal Shooting

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in New Britain are charging a Springfield, Massachusetts man in a fatal shooting from late last year. They say 31-year-old Joel Jaquez is a suspect in the December 30, […]

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Man Saved,Pets Perish In House Blaze

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Fire officials are crediting state troopers with saving a sleeping man from a house fire in New Britain. New Britain fire inspector Eddie Irizarry tells WVIT-TV that two state troopers […]

05/03/2015

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Community Rally In New Britain

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – It’s being dubbed a “Take Back The Streets” rally today in New Britain. Organizers say they want to encourage the community and youth in particular to take ownership their actions […]

05/02/2015

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Arrest Made In New Britain Shooting

(NEW BRITAIN, Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -A 24 year old man is in critical  condition and a 19 year old has been arrested in a Thursday night shooting at 78 Bond Street in New Britain.Police say  two […]

05/01/2015

Joy Martinez. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

More Remains Found In New Britain Serial Killer Investigation

New Britain Police today announced that more human remains have been found at a site off Hartford Road where the partial skeletal remains of three women were found in 2007.

04/28/2015

Antoine Greene (Photo Courtesy Kevin Bartram/New Britain Herald/Pool)

Relatives Express Love For Son Accused Of Killing Father

People who are relatives and friends of both the father and the son attended the hearing. They called out to Antoine Greene. They said “We love you. It’s okay. He knows.”

03/23/2015

File photo of handcuffs. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Vernon Police Charge New Britain Man With Sexual Assault

A New Britain man is under arrest in Vernon, facing multiple sexual assault charges.

03/10/2015

Rocky the Rock Cat. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Pick The Rock Cats’ New Name

Officials for the team presently known as the New Britian Rock Cats unveiled the ten finalsts today.

03/04/2015

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Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  An arrest has been made in a Wednesday morning robbery at the TD Bank on Allen Street in New Britain.According to police   28 year old Israel Ortiz of New Britain  went […]

02/25/2015

CT fastrak route map (Courtesy DOT)

Free Rides To Kick Off Bus-Only Corridor Service

NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) – Central Connecticut’s bus-only corridor will offer free rides to passengers in its first nine days in operation when it begins service March 28. Michael Sanders, the state Department of Transportation’s transit […]

02/25/2015

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