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West Haven Man Charged with Slave Trafficking/Sexual Assault

West Haven, CT. (AP) — A 27-year-old Vermont man has told the man who admitted sexually assaulting him that the abuser “murdered” his soul. The Valley News reports (http://bit.ly/1Eeaaz2 ) Jeff Wyman spoke at the […]


US Attorney for Connecticut Dierdre Daly. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Five Indicted On Federal Drug Charges In Hamden Murder Investigation

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A grand jury has indicted five people on federal drug charges in connection with the killing of a man whose body was found after a July 4 explosion in Hamden. Prosecutors […]


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Naked Man Ties Up Traffic On I-95

A naked man caused some traffic delays in West Haven this morning.


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Four Arrested In Hamden Murder, Explosion July 4

Authorities today announced that four people have been arrested, and a fifth person is being sought, in the death of a West Haven man.


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Police Identify Body Found After Explosion

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) _ State police say a Connecticut man whose body was found near the scene of an explosion over the weekend died from multiple gunshot wounds. Police on Monday identified the victim as […]


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Top Fourth Of July Events In Connecticut

When the calendar marks July 1, get ready for an abundance of events headed your way with entertainment, food, family fun and of course – fireworks. It’s no secret that the 4th of July is a day of celebration that can sometimes turn into a week or a full month’s worth of fun and excitement, and Connecticut has plenty going on. Here are some of the Top Fourth of July events in Connecticut.


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West Haven Police Charge Suspect In Bar Shooting

Police have arrested a West Haven man in connection with a shooting outside a city bar that left a woman with a shotgun wound to her face.


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Suspect Vehicle Hits School Bus

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Seven students sustained minor injuries this morning when a vehicle fleeing authorites struck their school bus. It was just after 11:30 when the bus carrying 13 children was struck in […]


Mayor Finch, Assistant Chief Nardozzi show photo of suspect Treizy Lopez (Courtesy Office of the Bridgeport Mayor)

2nd Arrest In Killing Of Grocery Store Owner

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police say they’ve made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a city grocery store owner from earlier this month. Eighteeen-year-old Treizy Lopez was picked up this morning […]


Investigators said Shengyl Rasim was shot to death by her husband Ozdemir Selami in West Haven in 2011. Photo courtesy of attorney Joel Faxon's office.

$3M Settlement In Suit Over West Haven Killing

A Connecticut city where police officers and dispatchers were accused of negligence and ethnic discrimination in their response to what became a murder-suicide in 2010 has agreed to settle a lawsuit by the victim’s family for $3 million.