officer involved shooting

AP
January 20, 2020 - 3:16 pm
A man was killed by Waterbury police Monday while officers were checking out a report of a bullet being shot through two homes' common wall, Chief Fernando C. Spagnolo said.
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Morgan Cunningham
January 15, 2020 - 11:58 pm
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Connecticut State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that took a man's life in West Haven. State Police: Troop G received reports around 4:30 p.m. of a possible car jacking in the Norwalk Area. Norwalk Police say a man, armed with a knife, stole a...
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John Silva
January 09, 2020 - 6:00 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - A state's attorney's report says a Hartford police detective was justified in using deadly force on a suspect last summer. Torrington State's Attorney Matthew Gedansky says Detective Zack Sherry's life was in danger, along with the lives of other officers that night last...
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AP
November 05, 2019 - 12:10 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut police officer arrested for firing his gun 13 times at an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman has pleaded not guilty to assault and reckless endangerment charges. Hamden officer Devin Eaton entered the pleas Tuesday in New Haven Superior Court...
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Matt Dwyer
July 03, 2019 - 11:37 am
(WTIC-AM) -- There was an officer-involved shooting this morning near the intersection of Old Ridgebury Road and Reserve Road in Danbury, off Exit 2 from I-84. Mayor Mark Boughton says the officer is ok. There was no immediate word on the condition of the person who the officer shot, but he was...
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AP
April 26, 2019 - 4:01 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials' quick release of videos showing two police officers opening fire on a young unarmed couple last week was highly unusual compared with normal police practices around the country. The body camera and surveillance videos released Tuesday show a Hamden...
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April 25, 2019 - 12:22 am
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ The names of the two officers involved with Saturday night's fatal shooting on the Silas Deane Highway in Wethersfield. State Police says Officer Layau Eulizier opened fire on 18-year-old Anthony Cruz. It was announced late Monday night that Cruz succomed to his...
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