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Police: Pair in custody for shooting women asleep in Hartford apartment

HARTFORD — Police said Friday they have made an arrest, and are poised to make a second, in a February homicide where two women were shot, one fatally, while in bed. A warrant has been signed for the arrest of Ty-Jeir McCray, 18, of Prospect Street in Vernon, who is in custody on unrelated charges, Hartford police Lt. Aaron Boisvert said. McCray faces felony murder, first-degree assault and other charges.
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Police Make Second Arrest in Connection With Murder of Hartford Woman

Police have made a second arrest in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Allison McCoy in Hartford in February. Police said an arrest warrant was signed Thursday charging Ty-Jeir McCray, 18, of Vernon, with murder and additional charges. He is in custody on unrelated charges, according to Hartford police. McCray...
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Man arrested for manufacturing “ghost guns” in Meriden, Middletown

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Meriden and Middletown police joined forces and have arrested a suspect for allegedly manufacturing “ghost guns” in both cities. During the month of June, Meriden and Middletown police crime units initiated an investigation into illegal firearms sales in each city. These firearms did not have serial numbers stamped on them, which […]
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Man sentenced to 45 in prison for strangling death of Willimantic woman

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (WTNH) – A Willimantic man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for the strangling death of a woman in 2018. On October 2, 2018, Willimantic police were called to the home of Angeanett Martinez-Acevedo after a neighbor found her dead. Information revealed Julio Cruz Cabrera as the suspected killed. Cruz Cabrera was […]
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Route 5 in South Windsor CLOSED due to serious motor vehicle accident

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - South Windsor police say Route 5 is shut down while they are investigating a serious motor vehicle accident. The crash happened northbound on John Fitch Boulevard between Pleasant Valley Road and Governor’s Highway. Officials say the road could be closed for several hours while police...
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Connecticut police officer cooks dinner for man in distress

A Connecticut police officer went above and beyond the call of duty by cooking a meal for a man in distress. Andrew Brooks, an officer with the Middletown Police Department, responded to a home on Thursday after authorities received a call from a man who said he was “having a rough week,” WVIT-TV reported.
MIDDLETOWN, CT
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Police: Tire blowout causes serious crash on Route 9 in Cromwell

CROMWELL — A driver was seriously injured when his van tire blew out, causing him to crash on Route 9 Thursday afternoon, state police said. A 53-year-old Wethersfield man suffered what appeared to be serious injuries from the one-car crash, state police said. He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital.
CROMWELL, CT
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Serious Crash Closes Busy Section of Route 5 in South Windsor

Route 5 in South Windsor is closed due to a serious accident, according to police. The road, also known as John Fitch Boulevard, is closed between Pleasant Valley Road and Governor's Highway, police said. It is expected to be closed for several hours. Police are asking drivers to avoid the...
SOUTH WINDSOR, CT
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Police Seek ID For Suspect In East Hampton Assault

If you recognize this man, police on Long Island want to hear from you. East Hampton Police said he’s accused of assaulting another person early Saturday, June 18, near Atwell Street and Muir Boulevard in East Hampton. The assault left the victim with serious injuries, according to police. Investigators...
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Runaway golf cart at Travelers golf tournament in CT gains national attention

CROMWELL — A runaway golf cart at the Travelers Championship is getting national attention. The cart, which had no one in it, went careening around the course near the 16th hole on the opening day of the tournament Thursday, climbing hills and picking up speed before nosediving front-first into a pond.

Middletown police officer goes beyond call of duty for a local man

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) – A Middletown police officer warmed our hearts and one man’s plate on Thursday evening. A police officer went above and beyond his call of duty when he responded to the home of a man who asked to speak with police. Upon arrival to the man’s residence, officers met the sole occupant […]
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Department of Health recommends to close beach in Charlestown

CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (WLNE) — The Rhode Island Department of Health recommended closing a beach in Charlestown for swimmers on Friday. The Department of Health said the freshwater beach at Ninigret have high bacteria levels. The Department of Health said they will continue to review the beach water quality regularly...
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Will six new roundabouts make Norwich's 'Crash Alley' safer? The state's plan, detailed.

NORWICH — With the state looking to create its first roundabout corridor in Norwich, public opinion is mixed. On Thursday night, the Connecticut Department of Transportation informed the public of the state's plans to add six roundabouts along Route 82 in Norwich, in order to improve safety. The first of a two-phase plan builds half of the planned roundabouts, and, if approved by the state, should be completed in 2025. ...
NORWICH, CT

Another PGA Tour Star Withdrew From The Travelers Championship

The field for this week's Travelers Championship doesn't look as promising as fans hoped it would. That's because several big names have withdrawn from the event. On Monday, it was announced that U.S. Open runner-up Will Zalatoris has withdrawn from the Travelers Championship. It was later revealed that Russell Henley and Patrick Rodgers also pulled out from this week's event.
CROMWELL, CT

Tesla eyes Buckland building

SOUTH WINDSOR — After a failed attempt to set up shop in East Hartford, a zone change application has been filed to allow for a Tesla electric car dealership and service center in the Buckland Road Gateway Development Zone. WHAT: A proposal to change zoning regulation in the Buckland...
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Meriden police arrest city man for making ‘ghost guns’

MERIDEN, Conn. (WFSB) - Meriden police arrested a man they say was manufacturing ghost guns. According to police, during June, 2022, members of the Meriden Police Department’s Crime Suppression Unit and members of the Middletown Police Department’s Street Crime Unit initiated a joint investigation into the illegal sale of firearms occurring in both cities.
MERIDEN, CT
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Man Arrested in Connection to 2019 Overdose Death in Willimantic

A man has been arrested and faces charges in connection to the 2019 overdose death of Khrista Bishop, police said. Officials said they're arrested William Sonner, whose DNA was found on drugs used by Bishop. During their investigation, authorities determined there was evidence of fentanyl use found at the scene.
WILLIMANTIC, CT
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Middletown Cop Goes Above and Beyond for a Local Resident

It's a job no one expected. A Middletown officer was called in to...cook dinner for a resident? You read that right. Police said they received a call from a man who made it clear to them that he was having a rough week. He told the responding officer that he...
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