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Norwich elementary school evacuated briefly due to gas leak

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — A Norwich elementary school was briefly evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to a reported gas leak.

Students at Samuel L. Huntington Elementary School were displaced for about a half an hour while the issue was investigated, according to Norwich Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent Amber Longolucco. 61 more words


PD: Man steals safe from Groton home

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Groton police are looking for a man responsible for burglarizing a home on Tuesday.

Police say during the day Tuesday, a man entered a home in the Long Hill Road section of town. 50 more words


Norwich police investigating Franklin Street stabbing

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — Norwich police are investigating a stabbing incident on Franklin Street early Monday afternoon.

Just before 12:10 p.m., Norwich police responded to  77 more words


Driver found in Waterford hit and run

WATERFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Police say the driver in a Waterford hit and run has been located Sunday.

Waterford police say they were investigating a motor vehicle accident that occurred near People’s Bank on Broad Street Ext., where the driver left the scene. 93 more words


Police investigate after mailboxes set on fire in N. Stonington

NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — State Troopers in North Stonington are investigating after receiving multiple criminal mischief complaints Saturday morning.

Officers say several mailboxes were lit on… 58 more words


Ledyard man facing DUI charges

LEDYARD, Conn. (WTNH) — A man in Ledyard is facing charges after he allegedly was drunk inside of his car.

Ledyard Police officers say they were called to investigate a suspicious vehicle parked behind a business on… 57 more words


USS Pittsburgh returns to New London base

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — The USS Pittsburgh returned home to huge crowd of excited family and friends and to traditions they all hold dear.

Sailors taking part in the first hug, first kiss, and first baby were the first to reunite with their loved ones. 351 more words