home invasion

Joshua Komisarjevsky.
Matt Dwyer
October 17, 2019 - 3:56 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A lawyer for convicted home invasion killer Joshua Komisarjevsky has told the Connecticut Supreme Court that his client did not get a fair trial because a judge refused to move the proceedings out of New Haven. Attorney John Holdridge argued Komisarjevsky's appeal before the...
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John Silva
March 11, 2019 - 3:53 pm
(Shelton, Conn./WTIC) - Shelton Police say a man who kicked in the door to his ex-girlfriend's house and assaulted the woman in front of her two-year-old son is facing charges. It was around 3:00 this morning that 34-year-old Scott Ralston of Monroe started pounding on the front door of the woman's...
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January 19, 2019 - 10:24 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been arrested after police say he broke into the home of a woman who woke up to find a naked stranger on top of her. The Connecticut Post reports 35-year-old Hiram Heredia was detained on $300,000 bail after being charged Friday with home invasion and...
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Morgan Cunningham
January 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
PLAINFIELD, CT (WTIC Radio)_ Police in Plainfield are investigating a home invasion that happened around 2 a.m. on Saturday morning. A man called police from his home on Hope Road after he awoke to the sound of his front door being kicked in. The homeowner retreived a gun for protection. He...
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November 28, 2018 - 11:44 am
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) - The triggerman in a deadly Connecticut home invasion spurred by the desire to steal $25,000 in marijuana sales proceeds has been sentenced to 55 years in prison. The Republican American reports that 32-year-old Michael Calabrese was sentenced Tuesday for his role in the...
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August 17, 2018 - 9:54 am
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man who acknowledged being the shooter in a botched home invasion six years ago that led to the death of a resident faces more than a century of prison time. The Republican-American reports that Michael Calabrese pleaded guy Thursday to murder, home invasion,...
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