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Bristol woman sentenced to prison for hanging dogs from tree

BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH)– A 23-year-old Bristol woman, who was accused of hanging her dogs from a tree, was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday. 72 more words


New Haven man charged in 2011 shooting

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A 27-year-old New Haven man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a 2011 robbery and shooting.

New Haven police say they have arrested 27-year-old Deandre “Funny” Bell of New Haven following a four-and-a-half year long investigation into a robbery and shooting that occurred on Button Street in November 2011. 178 more words


Man, woman dead, 2 kids shot outside Vegas-area day care

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a domestic-related shooting in front of a suburban Las Vegas day care center left a man and woman dead and two young children hospitalized with gunshot wounds. 100 more words

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3 in custody, 3 at large after police chase stolen car from Vestavia to Ensley

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Three suspects are in custody while three at on the run after police pursued a stolen vehicle from Vestavia on highway 280 into Ensley. 117 more words


Police find loaded gun in search of unregistered vehicle

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — A Pawtucket man was arrested after police found a loaded weapon in his car during a traffic stop in Central Falls. 152 more words


Judge overturns 2002 murder-robbery conviction

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A Rhode Island Superior Court judge has overturned a man’s conviction in a 2002 murder and robbery, finding that instructions to the jury were confusing. 131 more words


Police Still Looking For Thieves Who Drove Off With A Houseful Of Furniture

The Douglas County Sheriffs’s Department continues to investigate the theft of a houseful of furniture.  A Douglas County family hired two men to move them to their new home after seeing an ad on Craigslist.   103 more words