Vernon Police announced Thursday they have made an arrest in connection to a series of cold case sexual assaults and burglaries.
Father arrested after 6-month-old overdoses after drinking from bottle contaminated with fentanyl, Vernon police say
A Connecticut man has been arrested after police said he endangered the life of his 6-month-old child with fentanyl.
COVID-19 has created a perfect storm for family stress and financial pressures. The Connecticut Department of Children and Families says abuse and neglect calls are drastically down, But that’s not necessarily a good thing.
VERNON, Conn. (AP) — A University of Connecticut student, who is accused of killing two men and committing numerous other crimes while leading authorities on a six-day search, was arraigned Friday on murder and other charges. Peter Manfredonia, 23, was ordered held on a $7 million bond for charges stemming from the May 22 death […]
A man was seriously injured after a multi-vehicle crash in Vernon on Friday afternoon.
In the lake country 200 miles (320 kilometers) northwest of Detroit, hundreds danced, prayed and demanded racial justice in Cadillac, a Michigan town that was long home to a neo-Nazi group. It was not an isolated scene. In eastern Ohio, even more demonstrated in rural Mount Vernon, a town with its own current of racial […]
Residents of a Vernon neighborhood were advised to shelter in place in their basements Thursday morning due to a heavy police presence.
NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday as family members described wrenching farewells through hospital windows with dying loved ones. Faced with that grim projection and the possibility even more could die in the U.S. without measures to keep people […]
ENFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police in Enfield and Vernon used a drone Saturday to locate a blind Enfield man who had not been seen since Friday. The brother of the missing man told police Saturday morning he was not able to make contact with him, which was unusual for them. Police determined the missing man […]
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate spared from execution by questions over whether dementia had erased memories of his crime has died on death row at the age of 69, state officials said Monday. Vernon Madison spent more than three decades on Alabama’s death row for the killing of a police officer in 1985. […]