A former butler who tried to extort millions of dollars from philanthropist Anne H. Bass has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
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Philanthropist Anne H. Bass has testified in the trial of her former butler charged with attempting to extort millions of dollars during a home invasion that she now uses a security guard.
A prosecutor described a night of terror in 2007 when three masked men broke into the Connecticut estate of philanthropist Anne H. Bass.
Held hostage on her Connecticut estate, philanthropist Anne H. Bass received an injection from masked assailants who made a chilling ultimatum: Hand over millions of dollars for the antidote, or die from a deadly virus.
Police resumed a search for a missing Cromwell woman after her dog was found near where her car was located in Kent earlier this week.
Connecticut State Police are investigating an armed bank robbery in Kent.
A Kent building used for meetings of the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation has been badly damaged by what state police say was an arson fire.
A man facing charges that he attempted to extort millions of dollars from socialite Anne H. Bass following a break-in at her Connecticut estate is being kept behind bars by a judge who called him a flight risk.
Firefighters responding to a brush fire instead watched one of their trucks go up in flames.