New Britain

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Polamer Signs Deal to Supply Pratt

New Britain manufacturer estimates contract will generate $140M

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–05/21/2015

File photo of a semi-automatic weapon. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Seek To Keep Assault Rifle Parts Seized From Gun-maker

Federal authorities are seeking to keep a third of the nearly 300 assault rifle parts they seized from a Connecticut gun-maker that prosecutors allege broke federal firearm regulations.

05/19/2015

New Britain police emblem (WTIC)

New Britain Officer Jumps Into Pool, Saves Child

A New Britain police officer is being called a hero after rescuing a missing autistic boy from a neighbor’s pool.

05/14/2015

Eddy Feliz-Ayala

New Britain Man Charged With Stabbing Aunt

New Britain Police have arrested a city man on charges he stabbed his aunt.

05/12/2015

Area behind a Hartford Road shopping plaza, searched by police in April, 2015, in connection with a serial killer investigation.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

4 Additional Bodies In New Britain; One Confirmed ID

The remains of at least four more victims have been found in a wooded area behind a strip mall that police described Monday as the dumping ground for a serial killer suspected in seven deaths.

05/11/2015

Area behind a Hartford Road shopping plaza, searched by police in April, 2015, in connection with a serial killer investigation.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

New Britain Police To Give “Major” Update On Remains Found

Authorities investigating a suspected serial killer are planning what they say will be a “significant” update Monday afternoon on human remains found last month behind the same strip mall where the partial skeletons of three women were discovered in 2007.

05/11/2015

Jesus Manuel Sierra-Ramos. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

CT Homicide Suspect Caught in MA; Third Arrest In Case

A suspect in a Connecticut homicide has been captured in Massachusetts.

05/08/2015

Photo Courtesy of New Britain Police

Second Arrest Made In New Britain Homicide

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – New Britain police have made a second arrest in connection with a homicide from last December. They’re charging 32-year-old Idaliz Zavala-Burgos of Springfield, Massachusetts with conspiracy to commit murder. Burgos’ […]

05/07/2015

(Courtesy West Hartford Police)

Man Accused In Extortion Of Juvenile

(WEST HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A 20 year old New Britain man has been arrested by police in West Hartford, accused of extorting money and jewelry from  a juvenile who placed a  personal ad on Craigslist. […]

05/06/2015

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, […]

05/04/2015

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