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Victims wait as rape kits go untested

News 8 Investigators Connecticut has made drastic changes to the way it processes rape kits, which can be integral to solving sexual assault crimes. But are the issues being fixed?…

Charity founder questioned on eviction, employee pay

News 8 Investigators When Dan Telesco agreed to give News 8 a tour of his new warehouse – filled with all types of furniture to help veterans and families in need – we were amazed at just how much was donated.…
power companies

State weighs in on sky-high energy costs

WTNH–When Rich Perotti opened his February power bill, he was convinced there had been a mistake.

“I was just in shock when I saw it,” said Perotti.

For a single mo�

Car Dashboard

Wheelin’ & Dealin’: Investigating Used Cars & Extended Warranties

News 8 Investigators Between the 2,000 Connecticut used car dealerships, buying the right car can be a huge decision. Buying the wrong one can be a huge headache.So, how do you know you’re buying the right car for you? And how do you protect yourself from repair headaches down the road?…
Home Depot

Anger at Home Depot over veterans’ IDs

(WTNH) — Home improvement retail giant Home Depot is at the center of a growing controversy involving how one of their discounts for veterans is handed out.

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Man gets money back after police chase damage

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A West Haven man turned to News 8 for help after he was stuck in the middle of a high speed police chase and he wasn’t even the suspecâ�¦

Richard Esposito's tires.

Man fights for damages in police chase

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– He had a run in with police so to speak, and a West Haven man says he’s not backing down.

Richard Esposito didn’t break any lâ�¦