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Alanna Carey Found Guilty In Newington Motel Murder

NEW BRITAIN — A Superior Court jury found Alanna Carey – the 39-year-old woman charged with fatally shooting her ex-boyfriend inside a Newington motel room – guilty of murder Wednesday, according to the court clerk's office. Carey is expected to be sentenced Dec. 11. Carey admitted that she shot Edward Landry, 44, on Jan. 2, 2012, inside a room at the Carrier Motor Lodge, but she insisted that the shooting was in self-defense. She testified during the trial that she was afraid of Landry, who had several knives in the room and was allegedly a member of a motorcycle gang. "I feared for my life. I feared for my life knowing what he was capable of, knowing I...