New Britain police said they are looking for a 36-year-old Jermaine Tywane Scott in connection with a triple shooting at a home near a New Britain elementary school that sent two women and a child to the hospital, according to police. He should be considered armed and dangerous, police warn.
Route 44 in Ashford is closed near Route 89 due to a crash, according to state police.
Milford police have arrested a woman accused of leaving two young children alone in the car.
U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. Officials say that just before the clash, the woman fled from a traffic stop and nearly hit officers. The woman, who has not been identified, was driving erratically just south of the U.S. Capitol when police tried to pull her over. The driver made a U-turn and nearly hit officers, U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Eva Maleki said in a mid-morning update. Police say the incident appears to be criminal in nature and not related to terrorism.
Children witnessed a homicide in Hartford on Tuesday night when a man was shot in the head in front of a doughnut shop, according to police.
A tractor-trailer carrying around 44,000 pounds of bananas flipped on Interstate 84 East in Waterbury Wednesday morning.