Tags » New London County

Fire crews clear tree on overhead wire near Groton

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — According to Amtrak, a tree on an overhead wire may have caused some delays for riders in eastern Connecticut.

The rail service confirmed via Twitter that a tree had fallen onto an overhead wire on Sunday afternoon, potentially causing problems for riders. 42 more words


Two arrested for physical altercation with Police

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) —  Two people have been arrested for a physical altercation with New London Police on Saturday night.

Upon arrival in the parking lot area, the officer was approached by multiple people informing the officer that a woman who had attempted to intervene in the situation involving the child being was struck in the face by suspect. 174 more words

Top Video

Police: woman passed out at wheel with children in car

NEW LONDON (AP) — A Connecticut woman has been arrested after she was found passed out at the wheel of her car with three young children in the vehicle. 108 more words


Area fire departments awarded nearly $940,000 in federal funding

HARTFORD, Conn (WTNH) – Connecticut lawmakers announced that four area fire departments will receive nearly $940,000 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) assistance. 158 more words


New London police investigate shooting

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) – New London police are investigating a shooting late on Thursday night that left a man injured from a gunshot wound to the leg. 66 more words

Crime News

Two New London residents arrested after allegedly operating drug factory

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) – Two New London residents were arrested Thursday morning on drug charges.

At 8 a.m. Robert Winston, 31, and Heather Ranghelli, 27, were charged with possession of narcotics and possession of narcotics with the intent to sell. 91 more words


Evading motor vehicle accident causes traffic on Route 32 in Waterford

WATERFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The Waterford Police Department is investigating an evading motor vehicle accident on Route 32 near the New London line.

Police believe the evading vehicle has heavy front-end damage and is described as an older, maroon, jacked-up pick-up truck with stickers in the rear window. 42 more words