Martin M. Looney

Senate President Pro Tempore

Martin M. Looney

An Advocate for Us

October 13, 2022

Statement Of Senate President Martin Looney And Majority Leader Bob Duff On The Murder Of Bristol Police Officers Dustin Demonte And Alex Hamzy

HARTFORD – “It is with the deepest sorrow that we extend our condolences to the family, the friends, and the fellow law enforcement officers of Sergeant Dustin DeMonte and Officer Alex Hamzy who were murdered last night in the line of duty in Bristol. We ask the people of Connecticut to keep these two officers and their families, and wounded Bristol Police Officer Alec Iurato, in their thoughts and prayers as we anticipate the conclusion of a thorough investigation into the perpetrator, their means and their motives in committing this monstrous and unforgivable crime.”