Hartford, Newington police seize illegal ATVs, dirt bikes - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Hartford, Newington police seize illegal ATVs, dirt bikes

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A joint enforcement operation was conducted by the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division, along with the Newington Police Department, on illegal ATV and dirt bike operation on city streets near the town borders on Sunday.

Based on information received by neighborhood residents and covert law enforcement surveillance, multiple nuisance riders were targeted.

The operation resulted in four unregistered dirt bikes, one stolen dirt bike, one ATV, and one scooter being seized and towed.

Four misdemeanor summons and two custodial arrests were also made.

Investigations into illegal riders will ensue.

See photos of the confiscated vehicles here.

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