Wife-killer Receives Conditional ReleaseConditional release has been granted to a man committed to a state hospital after being acquitted by reason of insanity of fatally bludgeoning his wife and captured on 911 audio tape.
Board Considers Release Of Chaplin Wife Killer A state psychiatric board heard testimony Friday on whether it should allow some limited freedom to a man who was found not guilty by reason of insanity for beating his pregnant wife to death in front of their 5-year-old son in 1998.
Slain Chaplin Woman's Family Files Suit, Seeks To Keep Killer In State CustodyThe family of a Chaplin woman killed by her mentally ill husband in 1998, has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to keep him at Connecticut Valley Hospital.
Fire Victim Identified, Had Been Charged In Mother's 1986 DeathThe man killed yesterday in an apartment fire in New Britain had a violent history.
Review Board Considers Whether Psychiatric Patient Who Killed Wife Should Be ReleasedOfficials 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.