Hartford Police confiscated a modified .22 caliber rifle with the stock removed. Investigators say the weapon was in the possession of a convicted felon who was wanted on an arrest warrant.
A New York high school student won her fight to have her picture with a rifle included in the yearbook.
A 65-year-old Old Saybrook man was taken to Hartford Hospital by LifeStar helicopter Saturday following a hunting accident in Haddam.
Newly released search warrants in the Newtown school shooting have revealed that gunman Adam Lanza’s home was packed with weapons and ammunition, but the documents do not shed any new light on what could have driven him to massacre 20 children and six educators inside an elementary school.
When Adam Lanza walked out of his house for the last time, he left behind firearms and knives and more than 1,600 rounds of ammunition — taking only four guns. They would suffice.
Schools are in lockdown in Ridgefield, which is a half-hour away from Newtown, after a man carrying a rifle was reportedly spotted near a train station.
Connecticut’s governor says the elementary school gunman committed suicide when he heard first responders coming.
Wilton police say a man and woman who were shot inside their home had been struggling over a rifle when it discharged.
Georgia authorities say a visiting 6-year-old Cventry girl has died after being accidentally shot by her 13-year-old brother.
A Meriden man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for selling two high-powered semi-automatic rifles to an undercover law enforcement officer.