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Task force makes drug arrests in Groton

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Groton Police, with assistance from The Regional Community Enhancement Task Force, arrest 2 men on drug charges. According to police, 39-year-old Shakim Outler and 35-year-old Rasheem Singleton, both of New London, were in possession of cocaine and crack cocaine when police stopped their vehicle yesterday during surveillance of a high crime area in Groton. 47 more words

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Lebanon's Lyman Memorial High School closed due to fuel leak

LEBANON, Conn. (WTNH) — Lebanon firefighters confirm to News 8 that Lyman Memorial High School will be closed Friday due to a large fuel leak inside the building. 116 more words

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State to pay $950K to family of man fatally shot by trooper

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The state has agreed to pay a $950,000 settlement to the family of a Connecticut man who was fatally shot by a state trooper in 2013. 129 more words

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Affidavit: 2 men beat father of 5 to death for drug money

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — An affidavit says two men charged in the killing of a father of five whose body was found in a Connecticut field more than a decade ago beat him to death after deciding to rob him for drug money. 121 more words

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Norwich man charged with second rape and beating

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — The Norwich Police Department made an arrest in the second sexual assault case on Monday morning. Edward J. Simpson, 34, of Norwich, was arrested after two sexual assault investigations. 250 more words

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Car overturns at I-395 rest stop in Montville

MONTVILLE, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are investigating after a car rolled over at a I-395 rest stop in Montville Monday morning.

State police dispatch tells News 8 that the car overturned at a gas station in a service plaza off of I-395. 49 more words

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Police: Norwich man killed when car hit curb, flipped over

PRESTON, Conn. (AP) — State police say a Norwich man was killed when his car flipped onto its roof and into a ditch on state Route 165 in Preston. 65 more words

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