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Hartford Teen Convicted As Adult In West End Burglary

Hartford Teen Convicted As Adult In West End Burglary

A 17-year-old from Hartford pleaded guilty as an adult to first-degree burglary on Monday, but avoided a conviction for the more serious charge of home invasion.

Jonathan Weaver, 17, of Pliny Street, faces up to seven years in prison when he is sentenced June 22.

Hartford police charged Weaver and Leonardo Ramirez, 19, of Farmington Avenue, with home invasion, attempted first-degree larceny, weapons possession and fourth-degree larceny after the pair was caught inside a house on Beacon Street during the early morning hours of Aug. 9, 2017.

The residents of the single family home were away for the weekend, but a tenant in an upstairs apartment was home, heard the voices...

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