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Bill Pearse
September 13, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Hartford Police responding to a report of suspicious individuals and vehicles at 158 Middlefield Street Thursday afternoon found four men smoking marijuana around a parked vehicle
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Matt Dwyer
September 13, 2018 - 5:10 pm
(WTIC-AM) - - In Hartford Federal Court today, a former Somers resident was sentenced to almost 2-years in prison, for his role in a $9-million virtual currency fraud. Virtual currencies like bitcoin and etherium have attracted a lot of attention in recent years, and Joshua Garza allegedly used...
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Matt Dwyer
September 13, 2018 - 4:28 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- An elderly woman died today, after she was struck by a car outside a house at 595 Oakwood Drive in Glastonbury. Glastonbury Police Sergeant Corey Davis says the vehicle was driven by a relative of the woman. "The vehicle was backing out of a garage, the woman was standing in the...
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AP
September 13, 2018 - 1:26 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy charged with murder in the shooting death of a former high school football captain will be tried as an adult. The Stamford Advocate reports Sirus Dixon did not enter a plea during his arraignment in Stamford Superior Court on Wednesday. Dixon is accused of...
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AP
September 13, 2018 - 12:58 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut auto mechanic has been charged in connection with a federal terrorism probe. A U.S. grand jury last week indicted Farheed Ahmed Khan of Manchester on one count of making a false statement. Prosecutors say that Khan lied to the Department of Homeland Security...
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Matt Dwyer
September 13, 2018 - 12:07 pm
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Country singer Gretchen Wilson has agreed to donate $500 to charity to settle a criminal charge related to a disturbance at a Connecticut airport last month. The Grammy-winning "Redneck Woman" singer appeared Thursday in court in Enfield. A misdemeanor breach of peace charge...
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