Hartford, CTPosted by
Hartford Courant

Hartford man shot while confronting car thief in front of his house as violence around stolen cars escalates

A Hartford man was shot when he confronted someone breaking into his car Sunday morning, the latest auto crime to turn violent in the capital region during a high-crime summer that state and local police are trying to turn around. The Addison Street resident, a man in his 50s, went outside wielding a golf club to interrupt the suspect rummaging through his car, but he was immediately shot ...
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Connecticut StateMiddletown Press

These Connecticut towns are banning recreational marijuana sales

On June 22, Gov. New Lamont signed the long-awaited bill legalizing adult cannabis use and the sale of recreational marijuana in the state of Connecticut. While the bill has many benefits for the state, including adding new sources of tax revenue and erasing certain marijuana-related convictions, many towns are opposing the sale of recreational marijuana.
Connecticut StatePosted by
Daily Voice

CT Liquor Store Sells Winning $825,000 Lotto Ticket

A Connecticut customer cashed in a CT Lottery ticket worth nearly a million dollars that was sold at an area liquor store. On Monday, July 26, a Waterbury resident cashed in a "Millionaire" ticket worth $825,000 that was sold at International Wine & Liquor in Middlebury earlier this month. CT...
New Haven, CTPosted by
New Haven Independent

Family Praises Fatal Shooting Arrest

“I go home at night and I cry,” Arnold Payne said about what life has been like since the shooting death of his daughter, Natosha Gaines. Payne said Tuesday he’s resting just a little bit more at ease now that police have arrested and charged the man who allegedly killed her.
Trumbull, CTtrumbulltimes.com

Police: Bridgeport men charged following incident at Westfield Trumbull mall

TRUMBULL — Officials arrested three Bridgeport residents Monday after an incident at the Westfield Trumbull mall in which “several police vehicles” were hit, according to police. One of the men, 23-year-old Dominique Reid, has been charged with first-degree larceny, reckless driving, engaging police in pursuit, evading motor vehicle accident, first-degree...
Meriden, CTNBC Connecticut

Man Arrested After Allegedly Kidnapping Someone in Meriden

A man who is accused of kidnapping someone in Meriden on Monday afternoon has been arrested. Officers were called to Broad Street around 1:00 p.m. after getting a report of a possible kidnapping. When police arrived, they said they learned that the victim was forced into a white, four-door vehicle...
South Windsor, CTNew Haven Register

FD: Person extricated after crash on I-291 in South Windsor

SOUTH WINDSOR — Fire crews freed an individual whose legs were pinned after a crash on Interstate 291 on Monday, according to officials. The South Windsor Fire Department sent units to I-291 east near Exit 4 minutes before 5 p.m. for a reported crash with entrapment. The crash involved a tractor-trailer and a car.