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University of Connecticut Health Center
Audit: Millions in Connecticut property missing, stolen

Nearly $5 million in state property was lost, stolen, improperly discarded or vandalized from 2011 through 2014, state auditors said. The list of missing items includes $216,000 worth of Stelera, a medication that spoiled when a refrigerator was left unplugged at UConn Health Center's Department of Dermatology; more than 350 computers reported missing; and the thefts of a $100 painting and a $4,000 snow plow blade, The Hartford Courant reported (http://cour.at/1ETVFok ). In addition, two guns were stolen from the cars of state employees. Neither was recovered and neither employee was fired. Scores of state agencies, including six executive-branch departments, did not file loss...