Local News

Rocky Hill Man Saved from Burning Car
Rocky Hill Fire Department
Morgan Cunningham
November 29, 2019 - 5:58 am
ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Good samaritans rescue a man from a burning car in Rocky Hill on Thanksgiving Day. Officials with the Rocky Hill Fire Department began to respond to a car fire with entrapment on I-91 Southbound near Exit 24, around 12:51 p.m. on Thanksgiving Thursday. Before...
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West Haven Bank Robber
West Haven Police Department
Morgan Cunningham
November 28, 2019 - 11:53 pm
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ West Haven Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the man who allegedly robbed Key Bank on Monday. City Police say the man entered around 4:40 p.m. on Monday, November 25th, 2019. He brandished a chrome-and-black semi auto pistol. It's not clear...
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Middletown Car vs. Pedestrian Accident
Morgan Cunningham
November 28, 2019 - 3:38 am
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Middletown Police are investigating a fatal Wednesday night car verses pedestrian accident. Investigators say 28-year-old Daryl Franklin was driving a 2014 Dodge Durango headed southbound on Newfield Street when he struck a 68-year-old man crossing the road. The...
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WTIC File Photo
Aaron Kupec
November 26, 2019 - 1:05 pm
SUFFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - No criminal charges will be filed in the case of a dog that fatally mauled an elderly woman in Suffield earlier this month. After "careful consideration," criminal charges will not be filed against the dog's owner, Annie Hornish, or members of her family, police...
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(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
November 26, 2019 - 9:12 am
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell normally spends his days in the marble halls of Washington, meeting with senators and Fed economists. On Monday, he learned about the job market from an 18-year-old named Jasmine.
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New Haven Hazmat Incident
New Haven Police Department
Morgan Cunningham
November 26, 2019 - 12:42 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Yale New Haven Hospital partially evacuated due to a possible Hazmat situation. A man allegedly entered the Hospital with a towel he claimed was soaked in chemicals. Several people came in contact with it, while he shouted "chemical warfare." Roughly 35 people were...
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