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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

The Achieve Financial Credit Union West Main Street in Bristol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Authorities Seek Two Men In Credit Union Robbery- Home Invasion

(CBS Connecticut) — New Britain and Bristol Police say they are looking for two men with accents not native to Connecticut in the Bristol home invasion -New Britain credit union robbery Monday.  Police day both […]

02/24/2015

The Achieve Financial Credit Union West Main Street in Bristol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Man Wearing Apparent Bomb Found At New Britain Credit Union

Police investigating a possible robbery plot have encountered a man with what appeared to be a bomb strapped to his body at a Connecticut credit union.

02/23/2015

The Achieve Financial Credit Union West Main Street in Bristol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Situation In New Britain Under Control

Police surrounded a credit union in New Britain and a bomb squad was at the scene, while officers in nearby Bristol responded to what they called a related matter at a home that prompted the lockdown of some schools.

02/23/2015

A car that hit a snowbank is towed during a winter storm. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Parking Bans Announced

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The city of Hartford will once again institute a parking ban ahead of this latest forthcoming round of winter weather. Mayor Pedro Segarra says the ban goes into effect at 4 […]

02/21/2015

A snowed-in car in a parking lot on Route 6. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blizzard Baby

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Sarah and Andrew Browning were not expecting to have their baby until Valentine’s Day, so when the Farmington woman began having contractions Monday she assumed it was false labor. As the […]

01/27/2015

A Connecticut man who said he was possessed by Satan when he killed and dismembered his 90-year-old father has been sentenced to 60 years in prison. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Who Said Satan Possessed Him Gets 60 Years For Dad’s Death, Dismemberment

A Connecticut man who said he was possessed by Satan when he killed and dismembered his 90-year-old father has been sentenced to 60 years in prison.

01/09/2015

New Britain police emblem (WTIC)

Standoff Ends Peacefully

(NEW BRITAIN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  – An arrest has been made  in New Britain after an hours  long standoff on South Street.A woman called police   about 11:30  Thursday morning and said her ex husband  was following her, […]

01/08/2015

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Man’s Body Found In Running Car In New Britain

A man’s body was found in a sedan on Yeaton Street in New Britain last night.

12/31/2014

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