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New Britain Man Charged With Attempted Murder For Hire, Police Say

New Britain Man Charged With Attempted Murder For Hire, Police Say

A New Britain man has been charged with arranging a murder.

Talal Qatabi, 22, of Highland Terrace, was arrested Monday and charged with criminal attempt to commit murder with special circumstances and inciting injury to persons or property.

Investigators released no details about what happened or about the intended victim.

“The warrant has been sealed so the specific details we’re not going to go into,” Capt. Thomas Steck said Tuesday.

Police wouldn’t say how long they had been investigating or whether they anticipate more arrests.

Qatabi also was charged with possession of a controlled substance because he had 10 vials of THC oil on him at the time of his...

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