Hartford police have arrested a firefighter after finding a large supply of weapons unsecured in his home, including in the bedroom of a seven-year-old.
State police have arrested a law enforcement impersonator who stopped boaters using a commandeered vessel and who had a supply of weapons and ammunition in his police-style vehicle.
Warrants to temporarily seize weapons from individuals who are a threat to themselves or others have been rising in Connecticut, even before the killings last December of 20 school children and six administrators in Newtown.
Old Saybrook police say they seized seven weapons and ammunition when they searched a home on Attawanahood Trail after a neighbor narrowly missed being hit by a round shot from the home overnight.
The lawyer for a reputed white supremacist convicted in a Connecticut plot to sell grenades and guns says his client deserves no more than 31/2 years in prison, but prosecutors are seeking a 15-year sentence.
A judge has sentenced a Berlin man to more than eight years in prison for in the largest seizure of illegal weapons in state history.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A man faces sentencing for illegally possessing automatic machine guns, silencers, grenades and improvised explosive devices at his booby-trapped house. Alan D. Zaleski of Berlin will be sentenced Friday in […]