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  • Multiple people injured in crash outside of Lake Compounce in Bristol

    BRISTOL — Firefighters from Southington and Bristol have responded to a crash outside of  Lake Compounce. Officials said that they responded to the scene after receiving 911 calls around 7:30 p.m. Nine people were injured while they were riding inside a mini van. The occupants whose ages ranged from 2 to 61 were all taken to various area hospitals Officials said that there were multiple injuries but were non life threatening. The crash occurred near the main gate of the […]

  • Firefighters battle duplex fire in Middletown

    MIDDLETOWN — A duplex  fire broke out at 175 Saybrook Road around 3 p.m. Sunday. Firefighters responded to the scene to find the entire right side of the building engulfed in flames. Officials said that no one who lived in the right side of the building was home but there were people inside on the left side. Everyone inside was able to safely get out of the building. No one was hurt in the incident but firefighters said that the […]

  • New London Police investigate after 2 stabbed during fight

    NEW LONDON — Police are asking the public for help in an investigation where two people were stabbed Friday night. Police said that officers were dispatched to Williams Street and Chappell Street for a report of a fight. While officers were responding to the address, the New London Emergency Communications Center received information reporting that two people were stabbed. It is unclear how many people were involved in the fight. Both of the victims were brought to Lawrence and Memorial […]

  • Bristol police looking for stabbing suspect

    BRISTOL — Police are looking for a man who they believe to be in connection with a Saturday morning stabbing. Officers said they received 911 phone calls of a woman being injured on Landry Street near Divinity Street around 8 a.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a woman bleeding from a knife wound to her neck. The victim was transported to the hospital for her injury and is expected to survive. Police have an active warrant for Christopher […]

  • Plane makes emergency landing in East Hartford

    EAST HARTFORD — A small plane had to make an emergency landing near Pratt and Whitney Saturday. East Hartford Lieutenant Litwin said that while the plane was traveling to its destination in Massachusetts, it suffered engine failure and had to land. The plane  had recently taken off from Hartford–Brainard Airport around 1 p.m. The pilot of the plane landed it at an old runway near Pratt and Whitney, colliding with a security fence which caused minor damage to the windshield and […]

  • Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot Tribes release new rendering of East Windsor casino

    EAST WINDSOR — The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Tribes released Wednesday, an updated rendering of the East Windsor casino. The rendering was submitted to the town as a part of the local approval process. “We’re excited,” said MMCT spokesperson Andrew Doba. “We’re continuing to work with local officials, and we’re pushing ahead.” The proposed development will be a nearly 200,000 square foot facility with roughly 2,000 slot machines and 60 table games. Construction is slated to begin in the Fall […]

  • Silver Alert issued for elderly Brooklyn man

    BROOKLYN, Conn.  —  Police have issued a Silver Alert for an elderly Brooklyn man who has been missing since Saturday. Thomas Bunning is 81-year-old white man, has white hair, brown eyes, and is about 6’2″. From the picture provided by police, Bunning has beard and wears glasses. Police are asking anyone with information to please call Connecticut State Police Troop – D at 860-779-4900.

  • State police looking for suspect in Killingly bank robbery

    KILLINGLY — State police are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect in connection with a Saturday afternoon bank robbery. Troopers responded to the People’s United Bank inside the Stop & Shop grocery store on Killingly Commons Drive. Bank employees told police that the man entered the bank and showed them a note demanding money. The suspect received an undisclosed amount of money and fled the store. The suspect is described as a white man, 25-30 year-old, approximately […]

  • Clinton police are looking for suspects in connection with driving a stolen car, credit card theft

    CLINTON — Police are asking the public for help in identifying two suspects in connection with a stolen car and a stolen credit card.  Police said that the crimes were committed early Saturday morning after midnight. The suspects got the stolen credit card from a wallet which was left in an unlocked car. Several cars in the area of Old Nod Road were also entered, said police. It is also believed that there were similar car break-ins in Madison early […]

  • Torrington man arrested after allegedly assaulting a pregnant woman

    TORRINGTON — A man was arrested by police Friday night after he allegedly assaulted a pregnant woman. Officers said on their arrival to the scene, they saw Sebastian Bloom across the street from the victim’s home. Bloom told police that he entered the victim’s house, assaulted her, prevented  her from leaving the house, punched out a window and kicked a TV down a flight of stairs. The victim and her friend were able to fight off Bloom and he left, […]