New Haven police, Yale officials respond to fatal incident on York Street

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17 August 2018
The second victim in a Hartford hit-and-run has died, according to police and family members. Catalina Melendez, 23, died following a hit and run that happened just over a week ago. She had been in critical condition but passed away on Tuesday evening.
New Haven police, Yale officials respond to fatal incident on York Street
Police are investigating after a two car, head-on crash left one person dead. The crash happened Tuesday night just before 11 on Albany Avenue. Police say one of the cars crossed over the double yellow line into the opposite lane. There were four people in the car. The driver was pronounced dead at the hospital. Two women passengers have head trauma and are currently in the ICU. The other passenger, a man, has a broken hip and other lacerations.
A South Windsor man died after a motor vehicle crash on Route 20 in Windsor on Monday evening, police said. Kyle Timothy Puttin was driving eastbound on Route 20 near Route 75 when police said he "lost control of the vehicle" and went off the highway around 4:30 p.m. Police said Puttin went down an embankment and hit a tree.
Crews are working at a house fire on Diamond Avenue in Plainville. It’s unknown if there are any injuries or how the fire started
Police have identified the driver in the fatal rollover crash that killed three passengers. The accident happened shortly about 7:15 this morning. The southbound highway remained closed until about 1 p.m. while the crash was investigated and cleared.
Connecticut State Police say a one-car rollover has killed one person on I-91 in Enfield. The southbound highway is closed while the crash is investigated and cleared. Traffic is being diverted at exit 47E
A fatal one-car rollover crash has closed traffic on Interstate-91 south in Enfield, according to Connecticut State Police. Traffic is being diverted off Exit 47E.
Police say they arrested a 19-year-old on Saturday and charged him with murder. The investigation began with the shooting of Khali Davis who was gunned down at the corner of Maple and Kossuth Streets on the city’s east side back on December 23rd, 2017. Davis fell into the Maple Street Mini Market and was dead by the time first responders arrived.
A good Samaritan prevented two men from robbing the local SmashBurger Friday night. Royshon Ferguson and Greg Mclaurin enter the restaurant on Boston Post Road. Ferguson was carrying a .22 handgun. The two men ordered all the workers and customers into the kitchen. Mclaurin then ordered the manager to open the safe or he would shoot her in the head.
West Haven man is facing second-degree sexual assault charges for allegedly impregnating an underage high school student
A man has been shot, and police are looking for whoever is responsible. The victim was shot in the leg at Krauszer's Convenience Store. Police say it happened between 12:30 a.m. and 1 a.m.
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.
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