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Mike Guerrera
March 20, 2018 - 7:22 pm
(Westport, Conn./WTIC Radio) - Westport Police have charged a teenage boy with second-degree threatening after he was overheard making threats to shoot a teacher and possibly carry out a mass shooting. The Staples High School student's name has not been released because he's a juvenile. The arrest...
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Juan Morales was charged with involvement in the August 31, 2017 killing of David Rivera-Mateo in Waterbury. Photo courtesty of Waterbury Police.
Matt Dwyer
March 20, 2018 - 11:06 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A suspect in a fatal shooting in Connecticut last summer has surrendered to police. Waterbury police say 40-year-old Juan Morales turned himself in Monday morning, and was charged with murder and robbery in the August death of David Rivera-Mateo. The Republican-American...
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Matt Dwyer
March 20, 2018 - 10:29 am
GRISWOLD, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut are investigating the theft of 2 ½ tons of copper cable worth $4,500 from a former industrial site. Authorities say more than 2,100 feet of cable was cut from various areas inside the Wyre Wynd Corp. in the Jewett City section of Griswold on Sunday...
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Photo Credit: Tariq Zehawi/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
Matt Dwyer
March 20, 2018 - 10:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The first days of spring in parts of the Northeast will look a lot like the last weeks of winter. The National Weather Service says a powerful storm packing heavy, wet snow and strong winds could dump up to 18 inches (about a half-meter) of snow in some locations on Wednesday,...
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Matt Dwyer
March 20, 2018 - 10:02 am
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police are trying to find the source of a large amount of blood found in a Connecticut apartment building. Both the Suffield and Enfield police departments were called to the Countrywood Apartments in Enfield Sunday. Suffield police say they were called to the scene because of...
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