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Sarah DiMeo
June 16, 2019 - 4:59 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – A New Haven Police patrol sergeant came upon a motor vehicle hit and run accident at the intersection of Wilmot Road and Brookside Avenue in the West Rock neighborhood just before 7:30 p.m. Saturday evening, June 15, 2019. A vehicle turning onto Brookside Avenue was struck...
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AP
June 12, 2019 - 12:26 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man who supplied the opioids that authorities say led to two overdose deaths has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Federal prosecutors say 51-year-old Alex Borrero, of New Haven, was also sentenced Tuesday to six years of probation. Borrero pleaded...
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AP
June 11, 2019 - 8:22 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A former Connecticut drama teacher has been sentenced to nine months in prison for having a sexual encounter with a student. The New Haven Register reports that 46-year-old Jennifer Frechette, of New Haven, was sentenced Monday. She pleaded no contest to having sexual...
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Sarah DiMeo
June 09, 2019 - 3:04 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - New Haven Police are investigating a shooting on Button Street between Spring Street and Putnam Street. On Saturday evening just before midnight, officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunfire. Arriving officers, along with the New Haven Fire Department and...
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John Silva
June 06, 2019 - 3:42 pm
(New Haven, Conn./WTIC) - Police in New Haven are charging a woman after they say she left her two small children home alone this morning. Officers say 28-year-old Chantell Hamilton told them she left the little ones, aged four months and three years old, in a Sherman Street home while she went to...
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WTIC Radio
June 01, 2019 - 1:57 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – New Haven Police are investigating a bank robbery in town after responded to calls at 9:31 Saturday morning. Police are on the scene of a Webster Brank branch at 894 Whalley Avenue in the Westville Village canvassing the neighborhood. Witnesses are asked to call the New...
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John Silva
June 01, 2019 - 8:45 am
(New Haven, Conn./WTIC) - An early morning shooting in New Haven has landed one victim in the hospital and has police looking for suspects. They say just after 2:00 a.m., ShotSpotter alerted officers to an area of Edgewoood Avenue near Hotchkiss Street. Shortly thereafter, police say, a 26-year-old...
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