Arson fire displaces eight early Thursday in New London


A two-alarm fire that displaced eight tenants early Thursday was intentionally set, New London Fire Battalion Chief Keith Nichols said.

Grant says fatal shooting 'nothing to be proud of' in interrogation video

Jury watches interrogation video as state begins to wrap up its case at murder trial of David Grant.

Police seek ID of woman whose body was found on roadside in Colchester

State police are seeking to identify a female homicide victim whose body was discovered Wednesday in Colchester.

Updated: Portion of Old Colchester Road remains closed in Oakdale

A portion of Old Colchester Road in Oakdale is closed after an accident led to damage to a transformer.

Police logs - March 27

Arrests by local and state departments.

Norwich man pleads guilty in Craigslist robbery

Nathaniel Moore pleaded guilty to robbing a man with a knife after a woman lured him to meet for sex

Senior citizen sentenced to 18 months in prison for sexual assault of girl

Angel Calderon, 73, was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for sexually assaulting a young girl over a three-year period.

Bomb threat at courthouse halts Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Bomb threat called in to courthouse halts Aaron Hernandez murder trial; building evacuated

Ohio mom pleads not guilty to decapitating her baby daughter

Ohio mom accused of decapitating her baby daughter pleads not guilty; bail jumps to $5 million

Gunshot victim testifies, then watches murder trial in New London

Shooting victim Crystal Roderick, whose aunt was killed at the Mai Thai Restaurant and Bar three years ago, testifies on the second day of David J. Grant's murder trial

12 people displaced in New London fire

The American Red Cross is helping 12 people in 10 families after they were temporarily displaced by a Tuesday night fire that tore through one apartment and left several other units with smoke damage at the Nutmeg Woods complex at 175 Hawthorne...

Police seek missing 14-year-old Norwich runaway

Police on Wednesday issued a statewide Silver Alert for a 14-year-old Norwich girl who may have run away to New York or Florida.

Bank Street in New London reopened after rollover

A section of Bank Street temporarily was closed Tuesday following a two-vehicle crash and rollover.

Firefighters rescue two from apartment blaze on Hawthorne Drive in New London

Firefighters rescued two people Tuesday who were trapped on their upper-level apartment decks by fire and smoke below.

Trial starts in 2012 shooting death at Norwich bar

David J. Grant, 35, is accused of murdering 45-year-old Donna Richardson and shooting her niece, 29-year-old Crystal Roderick, in the thigh at the Mai Thai Restaurant and Bar in June 2012.

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Police logs - March 26

Arrests by state and local departments.

Man sentenced for orchestrating Molotov cocktail attack

WORCESTER, Mass. — A former Fitchburg man convicted of orchestrating the firebombing of a home that belonged to a man he believed had robbed him of money and drugs has been sentenced to up to 18 years in prison. John Yang was...

Environmental groups look to save Connecticut environmental agency

Just three days after the Connecticut Council on Environmental Quality released its latest assessment of the condition of the state's environment, more than two dozen environmental groups rallied to protect the small state agency from the budget...