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July 23, 2019 - 12:36 pm
DERBY, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut police officer with a history of domestic violence arrests has been suspended without pay following his latest arrest on a sexual assault charge. Bridgeport Officer Steven Figueroa had been on administrative duty since his arrest earlier this month in Shelton. He...
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John Silva
July 23, 2019 - 11:35 am
(Hamden, Conn./WTIC) - Hamden police are looking for suspects in a weekend motor vehicle theft with a child inside the vehicle. Officers say on Saturday, around 4:30 p.m., a man went into a Dixwell Avenue store and left his pickup truck running with his 9-year-old grandson inside. The man returned...
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AP
July 23, 2019 - 11:20 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Heavy rainfall and booming thunderstorms that raced across Connecticut caused major flooding and a fire in a dorm at a private school. At the Tweed-New Haven Airport, major flooding Monday night caused airport staff to cancel flights for almost 24 hours through Tuesday...
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The Hall of the House of Representatives at the state Capitol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Matt Dwyer
July 22, 2019 - 4:53 pm
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers decided Monday to come up with compromise legislation this summer that addresses concerns raised by restaurant owners over wage and hour rules, forgoing a plan to override Gov. Ned Lamont's veto of a bill that would have...
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John Silva
July 22, 2019 - 12:22 pm
(Middletown, Conn./WTIC) - Police in Middletown report they have located a person in interest and the vehicle in a Friday hit-and-run crash that left a teenaged bicyclist injured. Just after 6:00 Friday evening, they say a patrol officer heard what sounded like a crash at Elm and East Main Streets...
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