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Photo Courtesy of Manchester Police

Manchester Police Seek Robbery Suspect

(Manchester, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Manchester police are looking for a robbery suspect. They say around ten p.m. on Monday, a loan male entered the CVS pharmacy on North Main Street and displayed a handgun in […]

03/21/2014

Suspect, CVS holdup (Courtesy East Hartford Police)

Police Seek Armed Suspect In Drugstore Robbery

East Hartford police are looking for the suspect in a recent armed robbery that involved prescription drugs.

10/17/2013

Items seized by Bridgeport Police as part of an investigation into illegal prescription drug sales. Photo courtesy of Bridgeport Police.

Police Seize $134,000 In Drug Investigation

Police seized $134,000 as part of an investigation into the alleged sale of drugs including oxycodone.

01/22/2013

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Policeman Sentenced In Oxycodone Ring

A former police officer was sentenced in New Haven Federal Court to more than three years in prison for accepting cash payments from a man authorities say was an oxycodone trafficker to ensure he could carry large amounts of cash through airport security.

05/10/2012

At the Stamford Police Department, US Attorney for Connecticut David Fein (left) and other law enforcement officials announce the arrests of TSA agents, out-of-state police officers, and alleged drug dealers from the Waterbury area in a drug trafficking bust. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

TSA Officers, Police In Multi-State Drug Bust

Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say a state trooper, a police officer and three Transportation Security Administration officers based at airports have been arrested on charges of participating in a conspiracy to distribute tens of thousands of highly addictive painkiller pills.

09/13/2011

Brett Swider (Photo Courtesy Sacred Heart University)

Football Player Charged With Oxycodone Sales

A Sacred Heart University running back has been charged with narcotics trafficking.

07/06/2011

Police Say Armed Robber Jumped Out Drive-Through Window

Vernon Police say they’ve arrested a man suspected of two separate holdups at the CVS Pharmacy at 142 Talcotville Road after an early-morning robbery in which shots were fired and the suspect made his getaway […]

11/16/2010