A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to reduced charges for an assault that left a 2-year-old girl blind in one eye. The Stamford Advocate reports 32-year-old Pedro Salinas, of Norwalk, Connecticut, pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and two felony counts of risk of injury to a minor.

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A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to reduced charges for an assault that left a 2-year-old girl blind in one eye. The Stamford Advocate reports 32-year-old Pedro Salinas, of Norwalk, Connecticut, pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and two felony counts of risk of injury to a minor.
Sen. Blumenthal (D-CT), whose state has one of the most dire CHIP situations, doesn't sound ready to support a short-term spending bill + six-year CHIP extension
Police said they are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident that took place Tuesday night. Investigating an accident on Vine Street with two victims. One victim has been pronounced. This is an evading a motor vehicle accident, said Hartford Deputy Chief Brian Foley
Crews were called to a fire at an apartment building on Connerton Street in New Britain on Tuesday. The fire was reported around 11 p.m. New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart said all of the occupants are out of the building and accounted for.
Bridgeport: Police confirm first homicide of the year. Man shot and killed near Newfield and Revere Avenue
Overnight fire at this home in Cromwell sends one person to the hospital. Investigation continues this morning
Police are investigating a hit and run crash that left a 61-year-old woman dead. Police were called to 61 Edgewood Street
Early morning house fire in Windsor. Six people were inside the home, including a baby
A fire severely damaged a home and resulted in the death of a dog. Crews were on the scene of the fire at 27 Heritage Drive
Police have identified one man as a suspect in connection with Friday’s fatal shooting. An arrest warrant for Joshua James Council, 31 of New Haven, for allegedly shooting a thirty-five year Kenneth Cooper of Waterbury.
Police are searching for suspects after they were chased by Middletown police into Rocky Hill Friday. Middletown police notified Rocky Hill police that they were in pursuit of a stolen car. Middletown police confirmed that the car crashed in the area of West Street and I-91.
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Rocky Hill, Connecticut shooting at West St and I-91: no casualities
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Hartford, Connecticut shooting at 768 Maple Ave: 1 injured
New Haven PD investigating an early morning shooting that turned to a homicide at a Whalley Ave Exxon station. NHPD says Kenneth Cooper, 35, of Waterbury was shot, driven to hospital and died; investigators have strong leads in search for suspect.
A Stamford man and a Norwalk man were arrested after a motor vehicle stop in Westport after a police K9 found a loaded gun and drugs in the car, police said.
Connecticut State Police are planning to release a report assessing the agency's response to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The after-action report is expected Friday. Police have not explained why it's taken five years since the shooting to complete the review.
A 15-year-old boy involved in a police shooting that killed another man has been charged as an adult with an East Hartford robbery, court officials said.
Police have identified the two men killed in Monday night's horrific crash in Norwalk. According to police, both Frank Peterson III and Anthony Johnson were from Stamford.
The man suspected of hitting his girlfriend with his car following an argument in Bridgeport will be arraigned today. According to police, Eric Gonzalez, a citizen of Colombia, hit the woman so hard she flew 20 feet in the air and became embedded in a snow bank.
Firefighters shut down a road in Manchester while they investigate a fire at an elderly housing complex. They said the fire is on Route 83, also known as Main Street, near Charter Oak Street.
Police body camera proponents will point to a New Year's Eve morning incident caught on camera in North Haven as another victory for accountability. Hamden Police Department Sgt. Michael Cirillo, while on-duty Dec. 31, allegedly left his jurisdiction, in a Hamden police vehicle, to head to North Haven to settle a personal score, according to a police report.
Fire officials say a man has been taken to the hospital for burns after a house fire. The Sandy Hook fire department responded to the structure fire on Bungalow Terrace. When they arrived, they found heavy fire coming out of the door of the small cottage.
House fire in Newtown. Crews say one man transported to the hospital with burn injuries
Connecticut State Police say they are investigating an armed robbery that occurred this morning in Durham. As we told you First on FOX61, about 7:30 Sunday morning a man entered the Fas Mart/Valero gas station on Main Street in Durham, showed a knife, and robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of cash.
Emergency crews responded to a tractor-trailer accident that closed the northbound lanes on I-95 in Milford Sunday. The crash happened around 10:50 p.m. in the area of Exit 35.
Police are searching for a prison inmate who they think escaped Sunday. Enfield Police confirmed that they are on the lookout for an unaccounted prisoner in the area. The prisoner was missing from Carl Robinson Correctional Institute, 285 Shaker Rd.
An 18-year-old female was rushed to the hospital by Lifestar medical helicopter after police said she crashed in Windham early Saturday morning. Windham resident Shania Slyman was driving her 2009 Honda Civic westbound on Plains Road around 12:45 a.m. when police said she went off the road and down onto a snow embankment.
Torrington police are asking for the public’s help in finding Shalyiah Rodriguez, 16, who went missing last month. Police said Rodriguez was last seen on December 5, and has been in verbal contact with family members stating that she is safe. But police said they need to make in-person contact with her to make sure she is safe.
A Hamden officer was arrested after police said he assaulted a suspect in North Haven last month. The North Haven Police Department was investigating a burglary and harassment complaint at 4 Phillip Place around 11:45 a.m. on Dec. 31.
Firefighters battled a house fire in Woodbridge on Friday evening. The fire was reported at a home on Inwood Road at 5:30 p.m. Authorities said everyone got out safely and no one was injured