Pope Park

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Man Gets 8 Years in Death of Hartford Toddler

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A 20-year-old Hartford man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for negligent homicide in the hit-and-run death of a 3-year-old boy. WFSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/ZjiHj6 ) Christian Bordelies apologized Tuesday […]


Marshals rush defendant Christian Bordelies out of a courtroom as relatives of a 3-year-old hit-and-run victim scream at him.  Image from WFSB video pool.

Dead Child’s Family Screams At Alleged Hit-and-Run Driver

Christian Bordelies’ first court appearance was halted before it began, as the family of a 3-year-old he is accused of killing screamed at him.


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Police: Hit-Run Driver Had No License

Hartford police say a 19-year-old man charged in the hit-and-run death of a toddler in a city park did not have a driver’s license.


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Child Killed In Park Hit-Run

Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident in Hartford’s Pope Park Thursday afternoon


Hartford Celebrates 3 Kings Day

Live camels and brightly-costumed kings highlighted the Three Kings Day Parade. The procession went down Park Street, and ended at Pope Park, where children were offered rides on the camels, and gifts.