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Suspect Dead In Willimantic Officer-Involved Shooting

WILLIMANTIC. Conn. (AP) _ State police say a Willimantic police officer has fatally shot a man armed with a hatchet. Two Willimantic officers were called to an apartment building shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday about […]

03/13/2013

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Report: Mom Drunk With Kids In Car

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) _ Police in Willimantic say they charged a local woman with drunken driving after finding her slumped over the steering wheel of a van with her two children asleep in the back. […]

02/04/2013

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Woman Pleads Guilty In Armed Robbery Using Gun Stolen From Willimantic Officer

A woman has pleaded guilty to an armed robbery at a Northampton, Massachusetts home on Christmas Day 2011, and a house break in Williamsburg, Massachusetts three days before.

01/29/2013

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Seven Hospitalized In Willimantic Fire

An investigation is underway into a massive fire at a multi family home in Willimantic overnight  that sent seven people to the hospital. Fire Captain Ron Palmer , Jr. says when firefighters arrived at 62- […]

08/07/2012

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Baby Dies After Becoming Trapped In Bed

Meriden Police say an infant girl died after becoming trapped between the mattress and the headboard of a bed.

12/22/2011

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Arrest Made in Child’s Death

Mother’s boyfriend charged

11/24/2011

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Police: Man Rescued From ‘Frog Bridge’ Statue

Authorities say a drunken Connecticut man had to be rescued after climbing onto a 35-foot high frog sculpture on an iconic bridge.

07/09/2011

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Windham Tech Students Expelled Over Threat

Three students have been expelled from Windham Technical High School amid an investigation into threats involving a list of staff and students.

05/02/2011

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Man Gets 2 Years For Norwich Statue Theft

A Willimantic man has been sentenced to two years prison for stealing a 120-year-old bronze statue worth an estimated $35,000 from a Norwich cemetery and cutting it into pieces to sell to a scrap yard.

03/17/2011

Train Cars Derail in Willimantic

State and local authorities responded to a train derailment in Willimantic Tuesday morning. The incident, on tracks along Riverside Drive, was reported shortly before 9:30, according to the State Department of Environmental Protection. Four freight […]

11/09/2010

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