Man Shot Dead in Norwalk Home, Woman Under Arrest

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Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in Norwalk and they have arrested a woman and charged her with murder.

Police received a 911 call just before noon Thursday about a disturbance at a home at 16 Nelson Ave. and found the victim inside who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police said 54-year-old Kurt Lametta was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police located 61-year-old Ellen Wink, of 18 Nelson Ave., at the scene and immediately detained her.

Officials said Wink was Lametta's landlord. She is a former candidate for state representative and former city clerk.

Wink was arrested and charged with murder, police said.

She is being held on $1 million bond.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Norwalk Detectives at 203-854-3011 or the Norwalk Police Tip Line: 203-854-3111.

Anonymous Internet tips can be sent to Norwalk Police website at

Anonymous text tips can be submitted by typing "NORWALKPD" into the text field, followed by the message and sending it to TIP411 (847411).

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