When cops, armed with an arrest warrant, arrived at the home of Richard Crafts on January 11, 1987, the man suspected of killing his wife and shredding her body in a woodchipper called out, “I’m tired. I’ll take care of it in the morning.”
It was initially reported that the name of the suspect in this morning’s Newtown, Conn., school shooting was Ryan Lanza. Now it has been reported that the shooter’s name is Adam Lanza, not Ryan Lanza, and that the two are brothers. CBS reports that Adam, 20, was dead at the scene, and Ryan, 24, has been taken into custody for questioning.
The nation is reeling once again as news of yet another incident of mass murder has broken. Authorities in Connecticut say at least 27 people, 18 of them young children, are dead after a gunman opened fire at Sandy Hook elementary school in the Fairfield County suburb of Newtown.
A Connecticut woman has been arrested on a DUI charge after police say she drank a half bottle of hand sanitizer. Jennifer Wilcox, 36, of Middletown, allegedly lost control of her vehicle October 5 and nearly crashed into another car. Police pulled her over and administered a breathalyzer test, which registered a 0.17, just over double the legal limit.
New Haven, Conn., police have reportedly shifted the focus of their investigation to discovering the dead youth’s reasons for sneaking around outside his home at one o’clock in the morning, armed and masked.
One of the two Connecticut men accused of murdering a man for his fake Rolex watch pleaded guilty in court yesterday. Prosecutors are recommending a sentence of 35 years for 21-year-old Antoine Sharpe. He will be sentenced in October.
Convicted murdered Steven Hayes, who along with Joshua Komisarjevsky was sentenced to death for the horrific 2007 killings of three members of the Petit family in Cheshire, Conn., has revealed a bizarre plan to kill himself in prison.
Kellie Park, a 20-year-old mom from West Haven, Conn., was arrested after police say she texted videos of herself verbally and physically abusing her 10-month-old baby to the child’s father.
Investigators are hoping that releasing a photo of the tattoo found on a murdered woman will help identify her. The unidentified woman’s body was found June 16, 2012, at Westfield Falls in Middletown, Conn., at around 1 p.m. by hikers, who had followed a trail of what looked like blood.
East Hartford man Rother McLennon called 911 Wednesday to complain that the Grateful Deli, where he had ordered a sandwich, had messed up the order. McLennon told the operator that he “specifically asked for little turkey and little ham, a lot of cheese and a lot of mayonnaise.”