Arrests made in connection with dragging of New Britain, Conn. police officer

January 23, 2014, 5:35 am
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(NECN) - Vermont State Police have made an arrest in connection with the dragging of a New Britain, Connecticut police officer.
     
Jaheem Synpe, 19 was arrested Wednesday night at a friend's home in Barton in connection with striking and dragging a police officer with a stolen vehicle.
     
Frankie Gonzalez, 23, was also arrested. He was wanted for hindering prosecution.
     
New Britain Officer Brett Morgan was severely injured Sunday night while attempting to stop a vehicle, allegedly driven by Snype.
     
He underwent surgery and is expected to be okay.

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