Heather Messenger

David Messenger (center) with his attorney at a Psychiatric Security Review Board meeting November 18. 2011. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Review Board Considers Whether Psychiatric Patient Who Killed Wife Should Be Released

Officials who oversee Connecticut’s only maximum-security hospital for the criminally insane are considering releasing a former Chaplin man who beat his pregnant wife to death in 1998 to a community treatment center.