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UConn student Manfredonia accused of double murder pleads not guilty


CONNECTICUT (WTNH) — Peter Manfredonia, the UConn student charged in two brutal murders, pleaded not guilty in front of a judge Wednesday.

A pre-trial hearing was scheduled for him in Tolland on Wednesday. Manfredonia is accused of leading police on a six-day manhunt after killing one man in Willington and another in Derby. The violence happened over Memorial Day weekend.

He entered a plea of not guilty to all charges. He is due back in court Oct. 2, 2020.

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Manfredonia is facing a long list of charges that include murder and kidnapping.

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