Hamden Police make arrest connected to homicide and fire

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Hamden Police have arrested a man who they say is connected to a homicide and arson last December.

Police arrested Jerome Dixon, 32, of Hamden and charged him with involvement in the murder of Jennifer Antonier. Antonier was found dead on December 26, 2015 in a burning home at 28 Lilac Avenue in Hamden.  Police say she died from injuries not related to the fire.

Dixon is charged with Conspiracy to Commit Arson in the 2nd Degree and Conspiracy to Tamper with Evidence.  He is being held on $150,000 bond.

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