Thea Digiammerino

Man Charged With Murder After Fatal Stabbing in New London

A man is dead after a stabbing in New London on Sunday and police have arrested a suspect in the case.

Police said that around 8:35 p.m. New London officers responded to a report of a stabbing at 39 Tilley Street. When they arrived they found a man lying on the steps of the second floor with a stab wound to his chest. He was rushed to L&M Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified Robert Pomerleau, 49, of New London.

Authorities have arrested 44-year-old Patrick McInerney, who lives in the building where the victim was found, in connection with the stabbing. He faces a murder charge.

McInerney was held on a $250,000 bond and is due in court Monday.

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