Hartford PD: Woman injured in overnight shooting on Evergreen Avenue

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Hartford police are investigating an overnight shooting on Evergreen Avenue Sunday morning. At around 12:26 a.m., officers were called to the area of 48 Evergreen Avenue on a ShotSpotter activation. Upon arrival, officers located a woman, in her twenties, suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was...
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Firearm recovered after car crash on Garden Street in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Hartford police recovered a firearm after a car crash on Garden Street on Saturday. Police say the vehicle was driving around the north end recklessly, pointing a firearm at people before the crash. The suspect has been taken into custody, according to police. This is a...
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CT Department of Consumer Protection Deputy Commissioner suspends liquor permit for Terminal 110 in New Haven

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Deputy Commissioner Maureen Magnan suspended the liquor permit for Terminal 110 in New Haven Friday. The suspension is effective immediately and the nightclub cannot serve alcohol until further notice. The suspension follows a referral the Department of Consumer Protection’s Liquor...

I-91 north in Windsor Locks reopened following rollover crash

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WTNH) — Interstate-91 north is reopened between Exits 40 and 42 after a rollover crash Saturday morning. State Police asked drivers to avoid the area as crews responded to the scene. No word yet on what caused the crash or if anyone was injured. Stay with

Hartford PD: Woman shot in Albany Avenue area

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Police are investigating a shooting that left a woman injured Thursday night. Officers were dispatched to the area of 696 Albany Avenue on a Shot Spotter activation. Upon arrival, they located a woman in her twenties suffering from gunshot wounds. Police said she was transported...

Connecticut-made helicopter to support U.S. Marine Corps.

STRATFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The first Connecticut-built, heavy-lift aircraft for the U.S. Marine Corps was on display Friday afternoon at Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford. Col. Jack Perrin, U.S. Marine Corps program manager, said it was a proud day for him and all the people who worked on the aircraft, as well as a proud day for the nation.

Man seriously injured after being struck by train in Norwich

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — A man was seriously injured after being struck by a train in Norwich Thursday. Norwich Police and Fire Department, State Police and other first responders responded to the area of Trading Cove Drive and Lucas Park Road in Norwich around 8 p.m. for a report of a person being struck by a train.

Nyberg: Enjoy wine, chocolate on train ride along the Naugatuck River

Conn. (WTNH) — Who doesn’t love wine and chocolate?. If you fall into that category, you’re in luck because there’s a train ride that provides you with both. It’s called the Chocolate Decadence Tour. Orion Newall, passenger operations director for the Naugatuck Railroad Company, joins us on Nyberg to share...

Woman rescued from Mystic house fire dies from fire-related injuries

MYSTIC, Conn. (WTNH) — An older woman rescued from a house fire in Mystic Thursday evening has died, according to Groton Town Police. At around 6:42 p.m., officers responded to a residence on Somersett Drive for a report of a structure fire with a person trapped inside. Officers arrived to find a two-story home fully engulfed in flames.

CT National Guard welcomes home guards Saturday morning

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– The Connecticut National Guard will be holding a welcome home ceremony in Hartford on Saturday. Men and women of the 143rd Regional Support Group and Detachment 2 will be returning home. Roughly 80 soldiers have been deployed to Jordan in support of Operation Spartan Shield and oversaw base operations and contracting at facilities throughout the Kingdom.

Police apprehend suspects following pursuit on I-84 west in West Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police apprehended the suspects who fled a vehicle being pursued in connection to a firearms investigation on I-84 west Friday afternoon. At around 3:18 p.m., Hartford Police and State Police were in pursuit of a vehicle on I-84 west in West Hartford. At one point, West Hartford Police said the suspect vehicle drove off the shoulder of the #43 on-ramp to I-84 westbound and the occupants fled the vehicle.

Lanes reopen following two-vehicle crash on 1-91 NB in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– A two-vehicle crash on I-91 northbound in Hartford impacted traffic Saturday afternoon. Reports from the Connecticut Department of Transportation say a two-vehicle crash occurred between Exits 33 and 34. All lanes have reopened at this time. Check and the News 8 app for updates.

New Haven officer laid to rest one week after deadly crash

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven Police Officer Joshua Castellano was laid to rest on Friday. His family, friends, and brothers and sisters in blue poured into Saint Mary’s Church on Hillhouse Avenue — the same church where a New Haven firefighter was laid to rest in May. Castellano...