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New London Murder Suspect Extradited To Connecticut

A New London man wanted in connection with an April shooting death has been extradited back to Connecticut from Missouri, where he traveled after the homicide, state police say.

James Armstrong, 30, of Acorn Court, was charged Friday with murder in the April 12 slaying of Ralph Sebastian Sidberry at the victim’s home on Lantern Hill Road in North Stonington, according to police.

After issuing a warrant for Armstrong’s arrest, detectives learned that he had left Connecticut and was with the Army National Guard in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., police said.

The Pulaski County, Mo., Sheriff’s Office arrested Armstrong and charged him with being a fugitive of justice. Detectives...

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