NORWALK, Conn. — It's been nearly six years since two Bridgeport residents were shot to death while they sat in car on Avenue B in Norwalk. And the State of Connecticut is offering a $50,000 reward for information to solve the double homicide.
On Aug. 6, 2011, Rickita Smalls, 22, and Iroquois Alston, 27, were found dead in a small dark car awkwardly parked on Avenue B. Residents of the neighborhood called police that morning, which was a Saturday, to report the grisly discovery.
Avenue B is between Scribner and Taylor avenues, in a quiet tree-filled neighborhood of homes with well-manicured lawns.
The Norwalk Police Detective Bureau is renewing the call for help from the public as the anniversary of the cold-case crime approaches.
The State of Connecticut is offering a $50,000 reward for information that leads to arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for their murders.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Norwalk Detectives at 203-854-3011 or the Connecticut Cold Case Hotline at 866-623-8058.
Anonymous tips can be left with the Norwalk Police Department at:
- Norwalk Police Tip Line at 203-854-3111
- Anonymous Internet tips can be sent to Norwalk Police website at: www.norwalkpd.com
- Anonymous text tips can be submitted by typing "NPD" into the text field, followed by the message, and sending it to CRIMES (274637)
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