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Shelton police arrest man accused of selling heroin to overdose victim

SHELTON, Conn. (WTNH)– Shelton Police have arrested the man they say sold an overdose victim the drugs that killed her. 

On April 27, a 34-year-old Shelton woman was found dead in her home from an apparent heroin overdose. 135 more words


Man with multiple aliases defrauding homeowners sentenced to nine years

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Timothy W. Burke was sentenced in Hartford today to nine years in federal prison for defrauding distressed homeowners, and tax evasion. 693 more words


More charges filed against driver in triple-fatal crash

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A Pawtucket man charged in a crash that killed three women earlier this month is now also facing three charges of DUI – death resulting. 237 more words


Married detective who had sex with suspect in police station jailed

A married detective who had sex with a suspect at a police station and gave her legal highs has been jailed for four months.

Grant McPherson, 37, also had a threesome with 20-year-old Jessica Lorenzin and another man during their eight-month affair. 374 more words


Police: Delivery man robbed at gunpoint in Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence police are investigating after a food delivery man reported he was robbed by two men at gunpoint Thursday night.

Police said the delivery man and another person approached a patrolman in the parking lot of police headquarters around 11 p.m. 125 more words


Man pleads not guilty in murder case using Fitbit evidence

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man accused of killing his wife after giving an account of her death that police say differed from Fitbit information has pleaded not guilty. 142 more words


ME rules 79-year-old woman's death a homicide

TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — The state medical examiner has ruled death of a 79-year-old Connecticut woman a homicide.

Phyllis Gervais, of Torrington, was found dead in her home last Saturday. 85 more words