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Police pursuit leads to drug bust

GREENWICH, Conn. (WTNH) – A traffic stop in Greenwich led to a police pursuit and drug arrest Wednesday afternoon, state troopers said.

State police said they were conducting a motor vehicle check in the area of I-95 south’s exit 10 when they saw a silver Chevrolet Sonic with North Carolina plates traveling too close to other vehicles in a construction zone. 120 more words


Willington man charged in domestic incident

Willington, Conn. (WTNH) — A suspected is being held behind bars in the Hartford Correction Center in connection to a domestic-related incident.

State police say Daniel Oesnevich is being held on charges of reckless endangerment, unlawful discharge of a firearm, disorderly conduct and a $250,000 bond. 69 more words


May marks the beginning of Motorcycle Safety Month

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) – May marks the beginning of Motorcycle Safety Month, and Connecticut State Troopers have some tips to help keep riders safe.

Riding a motorcycle safely and properly is a skill that can only be learned through practice, according to state troopers and in the state of Connecticut a license is required. 277 more words


PD: 1 dead in 3-car accident in Trumbull

TRUMBULL, Conn. (WTNH) — One person is dead following a three-vehicle accident on Route 8 in Trumbull, says Connecticut State Police.

Troopers say the accident happened on Route 8 southbound in Trumbull between Exits 8 and 7 just before 9:30 Saturday morning. 103 more words


20-year-old man arrested, charged with threatening to bomb Trump rally

WATERBURY, Connecticut — A 20-year-old Connecticut man is facing charges after authorities say he tweeted out a bomb threat during a Donald Trump rally Saturday, April 23rd. 125 more words


Waterbury man arrested after threatening to bomb rally for Donald Trump

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A 20-year-old man is in custody after threatening to bomb Saturday’s rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Waterbury.

At about 12:45 p.m., the United States Secret Service contacted the Connecticut State Police after seeing a threat posted on Twitter threatening to “bomb” the rally for Trump. 134 more words


Escaped Suspect Captured In Hartford

(Hartford AP/CBS Connecticut) – State police are investigating after a trooper shot at a suspected car thief in Hartford.

No one was struck by gunfire. 116 more words