MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Meriden Police have made an arrest in a deadly shooting that happened more than 2 years ago.
On January 17, 2019, Aaron Ormsby was shot and killed on Foster Street in Meriden.
The Meriden Police Department served an active warrant to 21-year-old Joseph Stokes in connection to the homicide Tuesday morning. Stokes is currently incarcerated on other unrelated charges.
Stokes has been charged with:
- Felony Murder
- Criminal Use of a Firearm
- Criminal Attempt to Commit Illegal Sale of a Firearm
- Conspiracy to Commit Illegal Sale of a Firearm
Stokes is being held on a $2 million bond, according to police.
The Meriden Police Department encourages anyone with information to contact Meriden Police by e-mail or phone. To report tips for violent crimes, email the Major Crimes Unit or call 203-630-6253. To report tips for narcotics activity, email the Crime Suppression Unit or call 203-630-6273