NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have identified the man killed in a shooting on Sunday morning in New Haven. According to Captain Anthony Duff, 22-year-old Carlos Gonzalez, of Meriden, was found lying on a sidewalk after being shot at around 8:44 a.m. on First Street and Kimberly Avenue. Gonzalez, formerly of New Haven, was then […]
ALOR SETAR, Malaysia (AP) — A British woman accused of stabbing her husband to death at their Malaysian resort home avoided the gallows and was sentenced to 42 months in jail on Monday after she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo said prosecutors reduced the murder charge against Samantha Jones, 51, […]
Mothers United Against Violence held a vigil on Asylum Avenue Saturday for the family of a Hartford man who was killed in his apartment on June 26.
CHICAGO (AP) — Homicides and shootings have surged in Chicago during the first seven months of the year. From Jan. 1 through the end of July, there were 440 homicides in Chicago and 2,240 people shot, including many of those who were killed, according to statistics released Saturday by the police department. There were 290 […]
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — After a third review failed to uncover enough evidence to charge the officer who fatally shot Black 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, some prosecutors and civil rights leaders agree it’s time to focus on changing the laws that shield police. In an interview Friday with The Associated Press, St. Louis […]
Bridgeport police have arrested the suspect accused of killing a 14-year-old earlier this week.
Danbury police are investigating the homicide of a 39-year-old man from Waterbury.
President Donald Trump is painting a dystopian portrait of what Joe Biden’s America might look like, asserting crime and chaos would ravage communities should the former vice president win the White House in November. Left unsaid: A recent surge in violent crime in several American cities has happened on his watch. “Irony is way down […]
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The number of lawsuits has grown to five involving the sudden deaths of seven patients at a West Virginia veterans hospital where a former nursing assistant admitted to intentionally giving them wrongful insulin injections. A federal lawsuit was filed Monday in the March 2018 death of Archie D. Edgell at the […]
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A man at a weekend Colorado protest who shot and wounded two demonstrators after he apparently aimed at a Jeep driving toward protesters has been arrested on suspicion of attempted homicide, authorities said. Police in the Denver suburb of Aurora said Samuel Young, 23, was arrested on Monday after authorities made […]