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    To help keep you informed on the most shared and talked about stories, each Saturday and Sunday we'll revisit five stories from the previous week, including the most recent updates.

    Officer Shot

    New Haven Police Captain Anthony Duff is recovering after being shot on Monday night. Duff intervened in a shooting at Dixwell Avenue and Henry Street when he was shot multiple times. The victim of the first shooting died. Duff was rushed to the hospital where he is recovering. Police are still looking for the suspect. For more on the efforts that saved Duff's life, click here.

    Manhunt Continues for Man Who Shot New Haven Police Capt.Manhunt Continues for Man Who Shot New Haven Police Capt.

    The manhunt continues for the man who shot and killed a West Haven man and then shot and wounded a New Haven Police Captain earlier this week.
    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019)

    Gym Voyeurism Arrest

    Police arrested a man they say was secretly recording men in a locker room a the LA Fitness in South Windsor. Police said gym patrons noticed a phone in an open locker and saw that it was recording. Officers arrested Antonio Selby after they say he approached gym staff and asked to have his phone returned. See more on the arrest here.

    Man Accused of Secretly Recording Men in Gym Locker RoomMan Accused of Secretly Recording Men in Gym Locker Room

    A man is under arrest, accused of secretly recording men in a gym locker room in South Windsor.
    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019)

    Nurse Headed to Prison

    A former nurse at the Whiting Forensic psychiatric hospital will spend five years in prison for abusing a patient. Mark Cusson was one of 10 people charged in connection with the abuse of the same patient at Whiting. Cusson's attorney said they will appeal the sentence. For more on what Cusson was accused of doing, click here.

    Former Nurse Sentenced For Abusing PatientFormer Nurse Sentenced For Abusing Patient

    A former nurse at Whiting Forensic Division was sentenced for his role in the abuse of a patient at the psychiatric hospital.
    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019)

    Number Neighbor Nightmare

    A California woman who thought it would be fun to play the 'Number Neighbor' game by texting someone with a similar cell phone number to hers, ended up with a frightening ordeal. She says the person on the other end began sending texts threatening to kill her and even sent her videos of guns being loaded. See the rest of the terrifying tale here.

    Woman Warns of Number Neighbor ScareWoman Warns of Number Neighbor Scare

    An LA woman is speaking out after she says her Number Neighbor encounter took a terrifying turn. Rick Montanez reports for NBCLA August 11, 2019.

    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019)

    Hungry, Ron?

    Actor and Oscar-winning director Ron Howard stopped by Frank Pepe's Pizza in New Haven this week. The world-famous pizzeria posted a photo on its Facebook page. Howard, who has directed dozens of films, including "Apollo 13," "Backdraft," and "A Beautiful Mind," is in New Haven filming another movie. For more on his visit, click here.

    Ron Howard Visits Pepe's PizzaRon Howard Visits Pepe's Pizza

    Ron Howard stopped in at Pepe's Pizza on Tuesday while he's in New Haven filming a movie.

    (Published Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019)