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Wallingford woman accused of stabbing boyfriend

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–A woman is accused of stabbing her boyfriend in Wallingford. Police said 23-year-old Dominique “Nikki” Farr and her boyfriend got into an argument inside an apartment building on Center Street. 97 more words


Teen shot by police now facing armed robbery charges

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — A 15-year-old shot by police is facing armed robbery charges.

The Hartford Courant reports Caleb Tisdol’s name was made public Thursday after being charged as an adult in… 121 more words


US Officials: MS-13 Gang Is Sending 'Younger, More Violent' Members to America

Masood Farivar

Leaders of the Central American street gang MS-13 have a new problem on their hands: their U.S.-based members are not violent enough.

The gang, with about 10,000 members in the United States, is notorious for its propensity for vicious violence.

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Police investigating marijuana theft from local facility

WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — A Fall River air conditioning contractor was arrested back in November after the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation (DBR) said he stole a large quantity of marijuana from one of the state’s licensed growers while he was working in the building. 211 more words


New London man pleads guilty to manslaughter after 2015 shooting

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH)–A New London man has plead guilty to manslaughter charges in connection with the shooting death of another man in 2015.

24-year-old Shaquan Lee-Seales agreed to a sentence of 25 years in prison, suspended after 15 years, and five years probation. 53 more words


Shelter seeks donations after influx of animals from Riverside home

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — East Providence police and animal control are asking the public for donations after a large number of animals was rescued from a Riverside home on Jan. 218 more words


PD: Plainfield man arrested on narcotics-related charges for 2nd time in under 2 weeks

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Plainfield man has been arrested for the second time in less than two weeks on narcotics-related charges, according to police. 127 more words