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August 02, 2019 - 8:50 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – New Haven Police are responding to reports of a shooting on Waverly Street between Gilbert Avenue and Day Street. Police say a 24-year old male is hospitalized and in stable condition after suffering a gunshot wound to the abdomen. This is a developing story and we will...
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August 01, 2019 - 8:07 pm
EAST HAMPTON, Conn. (WTIC) – Two suspects in an armed robbery Thursday afternoon have been apprehended and taken into custody by state authorities. Connecticut State Police tweeted the increased police activity was due to an armed robbery out of East Hampton. Two suspects were apprehended and...
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August 01, 2019 - 2:07 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTIC) – New London Police have made an arrest in a shooting incident last month occurring on Walden Avenue. On Saturday, July 13th, police responded to reports of a person shot on Walden Avenue where a victim was located semiconscious on a nearby sidewalk. The victim was...
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Photo by WTIC's Will Purcell
July 29, 2019 - 8:56 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) – Governor Ned Lamont joined Hartford City officials Monday to discuss citywide efforts to promote clean energy. Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin noted the Capitol City was recently named one of the top 25 U.S. Cities for promoting clean energy by the American Council for Energy...
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AP
July 27, 2019 - 5:50 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is seeking scenic Connecticut photos. For the second year, DEEP is holding the Discover Outdoor Connecticut Photo Contest. While photographers from any state may participate, all submitted photos must have been taken in...
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AP
July 27, 2019 - 5:03 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut consumers will soon be charged 10 cents to carry out their purchases in a single-use plastic bag. The new tax takes effect on Thursday. Many stores have posted signs warning customers of the impending change. Proponents hope the excise will lead to fewer single-...
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July 27, 2019 - 4:29 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – Police in New Haven are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Friday afternoon around 3:30. Police say a Webster Bank branch at 894 Whalley Avenue in the Westville Village was robbed after a male approached the teller counter, displayed a handgun and took an...
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July 26, 2019 - 10:20 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC) - State Police and Hartford Police are on the scene of an officer involved shooting that occurred on the I-84 ramp on Capitol Avenue. The 84 West on-ramp in the Capitol City has been closed, as the Hartford Police Depart announced via Twitter that Connecticut State Police...
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