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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Sep 22 | via The Hartford Courant
During her second day on the witness stand Tuesday, Alanna Carey - on trial for the murder of her ex-boyfriend Edward Landry in January 2012 - testified that she fired three shots from the handgun she kept in her purse that night because she feared for her life and the lives of her family members. Landry, 44, was found dead inside his room at the Carrier Motor Lodge in Newington on Jan. 2, 2012, after Carey called 911 and reported that she had shot him. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 15 | via Patch.com
A Manchester man who has been held in custody since late July on home invasion, assault and larceny charges has had additional charges filed in two other towns. Michael Hennigan, 28, was originally arrested by Newington police on July 30 on charges of home invasion, second-degree larceny, interfering with an emergency call, third-degree assault and third-degree assault on an elderly/other victim. Comment?
Monday Sep 14 | via The Hartford Courant
A Manchester man is accused of sexually assaulting his former girlfriend and, in a separate incident, entering her apartment and attacking a man there, police said. Michael Hennigan, 28, was charged with first-degree sexual assault and unlawful restraint, police said. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 8 | via WTNH
Newington police say they have arrested the man who robbed a gas station early Sunday morning. Just after 5 a.m. police got a call that the Valero station at 194 Kelsey street had been robbed. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 8 | via The Hartford Courant
A New Britain man was charged Sunday morning with the armed robbery of a Valero gas station on Kelsey Street, police said. Michael Robinson, 24, of 160 Bingham St., was charged with first-degree robbery and sixth-degree larceny after an officers saw him walking on a nearby street after the robbery had been reported, police said. Comment?
Sep 3, 2015 | via The Hartford Courant
Testimony began Thursday in the murder trial of former Glastonbury resident Alanna Carey, who is accused of fatally shooting her boyfriend inside a Newington motel room in January 2012. Carey, 39, told police at the time that Edward Landry, 44, pulled a knife on her during an argument. Comment?
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