Second Arrest In New Britain Homicide

John Silva
August 01, 2018 - 12:17 pm

Photo courtesy of New Britain Police Dept


(New Britain, Conn./WTIC) - Police in New Britain have made a second arrest in connection with a homicide from 14 years ago.

Under arrest is 42-year-old Sorek Minery of Burlington.  

He's wanted in connection with the death of 70-year-old Paul Sweetman of Southington in July of 2004.

Police earlier arrested 72-year-old Rudy Hannon on a murder charge.

Minery faces charges of murder and felony murder.

Bond was set at $5 million.

Police say the arrest warrant has been sealed by the court.