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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

Three State Communities Receive Federal Police Funds

Three Connecticut communities are among the recipients of federal grant money for hiring and retaining local police officers.  The Justice Department’s “Community Oriented Policing Services” Program (COPS) provide 100 per cent of the approved salary […]

09/30/2010

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