New Britain Crime
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Recent Crime News
8 hrs ago | via The Hartford Courant
A New Britain man whose violent youth peaked with a notoriously cruel torture-killing was set to appear in court Tuesday to face charges from what turned out to be his last senseless act. Kenneth Burak had served about 35 years in prison for the 1979 murder of a New Britain teenager. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 19 | via Norwalk Citizen News
Officials say a New Britain police officer fired his gun in the process of taking a suspect into custody following a pursuit that ended with an accident in Newington. Police have charged 35-year-old Rodney Kincaid with operating a motor vehicle under suspension, reckless driving, engaging officers in pursuit and drug possession in connection with Monday's chase. Comment?
Thursday Apr 14 | via The Hartford Courant
A 24-year-old man who was employed by a local school is facing charges for allegedly sexting with a minor, according to police. Damon Sumter, 24, of 180 Kensington Ave. in New Britain, was charged Tuesday with enticing a minor, risk of a injury to a minor and impairing the morals of a minor when he was employed at Raymond Hill School on the campus of the Klingberg Family Centers. Comment?
Monday Apr 4 | via The Hartford Courant
A New Britain man with a long criminal history involving guns and drugs pleaded guilty Monday to violating the terms of his probation from a 2005 conviction for shooting a 12-year-old boy on Kent Street. Abrahm Hannah, 32, was convicted after a trial of first-degree assault and carrying a pistol without a permit for the shooting of Martin McClendon on July 9, 2003. Comment?
Mar 29, 2016 | via The Hartford Courant
The 26-year-old Windsor man charged with murder in Monday's Wal-Mart parking lot shooting was released on a promise to appear in court after a judge found inadequate evidence to hold him on a murder charge. Hartford Superior Court Judge Carl E. Taylor said he carefully read the four-page Hartford police incident report submitted to him in support of the murder charge against Kenneth Reid. Comment?
Mar 29, 2016 | via Patch.com
A New Britain man was killed after being shot in the Walmart parking lot during a drug transaction in Hartford Monday, police said. According to police, a Hartford police officer assigned to the private duty job at the shopping center was alerted by Walmart employees that someone was shooting in the parking lot. Comment?
Mar 29, 2016 | via Greenwich Citizen
Police say one man is dead after a drug deal erupted in gunfire in the parking lot of a Hartford Walmart. Investigators say one man was trying to buy marijuana from another when both pulled weapons and fired at about 6 p.m. on Monday. Comment?
Mar 28, 2016 | via The Hartford Courant
A drug deal involving more than a pound of marijuana turned into a wild shootout in the parking lot of the Flatbush Avenue Walmart Monday night, leaving a 34-year-old New Britain man with life-threatening gunshot wounds to the abdomen, police said. The victim was in critical condition at Hartford Hospital. Comment?
Mar 24, 2016 | via The Hartford Courant
More officers than usual are at New Britain High School Thursday after a melee led to nearly a dozen arrests and a school resource officer shooting a woman with a Taser, police said. More officers than usual are at New Britain High School Thursday after a melee led to nearly a dozen arrests and a school resource officer shooting a woman with a Taser, police said. Comment?
Sep 27, 2015 | via Hometown Today News Publications
September 25, 2015 9/16/15 : Amy Arriaga, 25, of 192 Glen St., New Britain was issued a ticket for Failure to Renew Registration. Comment?
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