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Area behind a Hartford Road shopping plaza, searched by police in April, 2015, in connection with a serial killer investigation.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

4 Additional Bodies In New Britain; One Confirmed ID

The remains of at least four more victims have been found in a wooded area behind a strip mall that police described Monday as the dumping ground for a serial killer suspected in seven deaths.


Area behind a Hartford Road shopping plaza, searched by police in April, 2015, in connection with a serial killer investigation.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

New Britain Police To Give “Major” Update On Remains Found

Authorities investigating a suspected serial killer are planning what they say will be a “significant” update Monday afternoon on human remains found last month behind the same strip mall where the partial skeletons of three women were discovered in 2007.


Jesus Manuel Sierra-Ramos. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

CT Homicide Suspect Caught in MA; Third Arrest In Case

A suspect in a Connecticut homicide has been captured in Massachusetts.


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Second Arrest Made In New Britain Homicide

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – New Britain police have made a second arrest in connection with a homicide from last December. They’re charging 32-year-old Idaliz Zavala-Burgos of Springfield, Massachusetts with conspiracy to commit murder. Burgos’ […]


(Courtesy West Hartford Police)

Man Accused In Extortion Of Juvenile

(WEST HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A 20 year old New Britain man has been arrested by police in West Hartford, accused of extorting money and jewelry from  a juvenile who placed a  personal ad on Craigslist. […]


Springfield, Massachusetts resident Joel Jaquez faces charges in the December 30, 2014 shooting death of 24-year-old Jesus Silva. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

Man Charged In New Britain Fatal Shooting

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in New Britain are charging a Springfield, Massachusetts man in a fatal shooting from late last year. They say 31-year-old Joel Jaquez is a suspect in the December 30, […]


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Man Saved,Pets Perish In House Blaze

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ Fire officials are crediting state troopers with saving a sleeping man from a house fire in New Britain. New Britain fire inspector Eddie Irizarry tells WVIT-TV that two state troopers […]


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Community Rally In New Britain

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – It’s being dubbed a “Take Back The Streets” rally today in New Britain. Organizers say they want to encourage the community and youth in particular to take ownership their actions […]


(WTIC Photo)

Arrest Made In New Britain Shooting

(NEW BRITAIN, Conn./CBS Connecticut)  -A 24 year old man is in critical  condition and a 19 year old has been arrested in a Thursday night shooting at 78 Bond Street in New Britain.Police say  two […]


Joy Martinez. Photo courtesy of New Britain Police.

More Remains Found In New Britain Serial Killer Investigation

New Britain Police today announced that more human remains have been found at a site off Hartford Road where the partial skeletal remains of three women were found in 2007.