Tags » Crime News

Newington man critical after Hartford shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Newington man is in critical condition after being shot in Hartford Monday.

Hartford police say 30-year-old Wilson Velez was shot near Albany Avenue and Chestnut Street shortly after noon. 54 more words


Suspect in donation jar theft surrenders to police

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — One of two women accused of stealing a donation jar meant for a young cancer patient has turned herself over to police. 119 more words


Tax Tips for preventing identity theft

(WTNH) — With identity theft cases on the rise across the United States, the Internal Revenue Service has put together several tips designed to help keep your identity safe as your prepare your tax return. 458 more words


Convicted felon charged in downtown Milford shooting

MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Bridgeport man is charged with attempted murder and other crimes in connection with Sunday morning’s shooting in downtown Milford.

Milford police say 23-year-old Rumone Richard pointed a gun at a group of people after he and another man approached them in a parking garage and demanded their belongings. 162 more words


Police arrest one suspect in credit union holdup

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — New Bedford police detectives have arrested one man in connection with a New Bedford bank robbery that took place Tuesday morning. 166 more words


Defense seeks open jury selection in girl's running death

GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) – Lawyers for an Alabama woman are asking a judge to end the secrecy surrounding jury selection in the trial of an Alabama woman charged in her granddaughter’s running death. 120 more words


Ex-CIA chief admits mishandling classified information

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (AP) — Former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to plead guilty to mishandling classified materials, the Justice Department said Tuesday.

A Justice Department statement says a plea agreement has been filed in U.S. 198 more words