The president of West Hartford-based Colt Manufacturing said Friday he will be pleased to host a visit by Gov. Rick Perry of Texas, a state he called a loyal supporter of the gun maker.
A group of pickup truck enthusiasts took to the road to raise money for the family of two North Stonington children who were killed by their grandmother in February.
Hundreds of people attended a vigil in Connecticut in honor of two young brothers who were killed by their grandmother before she committed suicide.
The state medical examiner’s office says the two boys killed in a Connecticut murder-suicide each had multiple gunshot wounds.
The family of two young boys killed in an apparent-murder suicide– and state police– said Thursday they want to know why the boys’ grandmother, with an apparent history of mental health problems, had access to the revolver used in the shooting.
State police and family members say a grandmother picked up her two young grandsons at daycare in North Stonington, then drove to Preston where she shot and killed them before killing herself.
State Police have issued an Amber Alert for two missing brothers, ages six months and two years.