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Waterbury police: Apartment filled with drugs, illegal guns discovered during welfare check

Waterbury police allegedly found more than 4,000 bags of drugs and multiple illegally owned weapons during a welfare check on a building following complaints of a water leak. Patrol officers went to 45 Silver Street on Monday to check on a water leak and found an apartment on the third floor filled with narcotics, the Waterbury Police Department said. Police went back with a search and seizure ...
WATERBURY, CT

Hartford sees highest homicide rate in decades

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Hartford’s homicide rate has reached its highest number in decades with the city seeing its 38th homicide of 2022 this week. Police believe the startling trend is caused in part by emotion. Hartford police said they are seeing arguments escalate quicker than ever and with people in close quarters, armed with […]
HARTFORD, CT

New Christmas Festival lights up Connecticut Convention Center

HARTFORD, Conn. — There is a new Christmas light display happening in the city of Hartford. It’s called Hartford Glow and it opened on Friday. The entire festival is indoors and it’s the first year this indoor light festival has ever happened in Hartford. You can find light gardens, activities,l treats, and live entertainment there all while staying warm.
HARTFORD, CT
Eyewitness News

Family holds vigil for two brothers killed in Hartford

Jim Kline, along with his wife Karen, wanted to help out and raise money for the families of Lieutenant DeMonte, Sergeant Hamzy, and Officer Iurato. The companies promise 4 payments, interest free but Senator Richard Blumenthal is warning customers, it may be too good to be true this holiday season.
HARTFORD, CT
Eyewitness News

Man crashes into police cruisers, arrested on gun and narcotics charges

WATERBURY, Conn. (WFSB) - Last Friday, Waterbury officers noticed a car parked illegally with multiple motor vehicle violations in the area of 104 Farmcrest Drive. Officers attempted to conduct a motor vehicle stop when the driver, Jose Corporan, 22, accelerated and reversed into two police cruisers. Corporan was then taken...
WATERBURY, CT
New Britain Herald

New Britain police blotter

Kristal Lugo Torres, 28, 109 Jubilee St., New Britain, second-degree breach of peace. Jacqueline Roman, 56, 109 Jubilee St. Flr. 2, New Britain, second-degree breach of peace. Mikolaj Skwarek, 19, 594 Burritt St., New Britain, two counts - carrying pistol w/o permit, operation of drug factory, three counts - pos control substance – first offense, pos large cap mag obt b4-4/13, ill poss weapon in motor vehicle, poss w/ intent narcotic substance, ill opn mv w/o minimum insurance, improperuse-marker/lic/rgstr, operate/parks unregistered mv, sale of narcotic substance.
NEW BRITAIN, CT
Eyewitness News

Police: 26-year-old in critical condition after Waterbury shooting

WATERBURY, Conn. (WFSB) - At around 3:30 p.m. this afternoon, Waterbury Police received complaints of shots fired with a gunshot wound victim. Police say they located a 26-year-old victim who is currently in stable but critical condition at Saint Mary’s Hospital. Waterbury Police add that they are still trying...
WATERBURY, CT
Eyewitness News

Festival of Silver Lights kicks off at Hubbard Park

MERIDEN, Conn. (WFSB) - Hubbard Park’s Festival of Silver Lights is happening right now and will shine bright through the season. Tonight until January 2, you have time to see the lights for yourself. The festival of lights has been tradition since in Meriden since 1988. For their opening...
MERIDEN, CT

RT.9 North re-opens in Newington: DOT

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Route 9 Northbound was closed in Newington due to a crash involving an overturned car on Friday night, according to the Department of Transportation. The closure was between Exits 29 and 30. Rt 9 has since fully re-opened. View our live traffic map below:
NEWINGTON, CT
Eyewitness News

Bar and restaurant hosts benefit to support Bristol fallen officers

Soccer fans pack Hartford’s Pratt Street as USA draws against England. The US and England played to a 0-0 draw Friday. Although England had more possession, the US had more goal opportunities. Sen. Blumenthal warns consumers about buy now, pay later programs. Updated: 8 hours ago. The companies promise...
HARTFORD, CT
Eyewitness News

6 suspects, including juveniles caught following stolen vehicle crash in Meriden

MERIDEN, CT (WFSB) - Three men and three juveniles were arrested after police responded to a stolen vehicle crash in Meriden on Monday. Miguel Angel Acevedo Jr., 20, Robert Barbera, 18, and 18-year-old Jeremy Gonzalez-Torres face charges that range from first-degree larceny to interfering with police. Meriden police said they...
MERIDEN, CT

Man, 18, in stable condition after shooting in New Haven

An 18-year-old man was shot in New Haven on Thanksgiving, police said. Police responded about 11:34 a.m. Thursday to reports of a person shot on Read Street between Newhall Street and Sheppard Street, according to the New Haven Police Department. Officers found an 18-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken by ambulance to Yale New Haven Hospital for treatment and was listed ...
NEW HAVEN, CT