Officials identify victim of fatal stabbing in Colchester

New London

A man is facing murder charges after being accused of stabbing and killing another man in Colchester.

According to officials, 38-year-old Elmar Baker stabbed the victim last Tuesday in a parking lot on Renee Drive. Troopers responded to the lot after receiving multiple 911 calls about a man being down and unresponsive.

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The victim, identified as 42-year-old Joseph Kolodnicki of Oakdale, did not survive the stabbing.

Baker is currently being held on a $2 million bond.

The incident is under investigation at this time.

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