Archive for the ‘I 95 Stop Nonevent’ Category

This is the original story. CT police and FBI were looking for an 18 wheeler headed to Times Square. Thankfully, it turned out to be an non-event.

The Hartford Courant

October 8 2010, 8:33 PM EDT

BRANFORD — A tractor-trailer possibly carrying explosives or other hazardous materials that state police have been looking for Friday was found at about 6 p.m. at the TA truck stop off I-95 in Branford.

The complete article can be viewed at:,0,2190464.story

Homeland Security Alert:

The FBI says a tractor-trailer that agents and police officers had surrounded at a travel stop on Interstate 95 in Connecticut is carrying no explosives.Spokesman William Reiner said Friday that the truck is not a danger to the public. State Police Sgt. Shawn Quarry says a man and a woman who were in the truck were being interviewed and expected to be released Friday night….

Read More