State Police Detectives Assume Untimely Death Investigation in Willimantic
On Monday, January 23, 2023, at approximately 10:59 a.m., the Willimantic Police Department responded to a residence on Aspen Place, in Willimantic, for the report of an untimely death. Willimantic Fire Department and paramedics from Windham Hospital also responded to the residence, where an adult male was located and subsequently pronounced deceased at the scene. The State’s Attorney for the Windham County Judicial District requested that members of the Connecticut State Police Eastern District Major Crime Squad (EDMC) respond and assist with processing the scene. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office was notified of the death and responded to the scene to investigate. The decedent was subsequently transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for further examination. At the request of the State’s Attorney’s Office, detectives from EDMC have assumed this investigation. The identity of the decedent is being withheld pending positive identification of the decedent and next-of-kin notification. This is believed to be an isolated incident and there is no ongoing threat to the public. The investigation remains active and ongoing and this is all of the information available for release at this time.