Man sentenced to 10 years in Stratford death

A Stratford man was sentenced to 10 years behind bars today for killing a man last year.

The courtroom was filled with raw emotion as the family of Noel Gonzalez spoke out against his killer.

Wilfredo Martinez was sentenced for killing Gonzalez on his porch on Barnum Avenue.

His attorney says Martinez never intended to kill Gonzalez.

The 10 year sentence was part of a plea deal.

Man pleads guilty in July Stratford shooting Police: Man gunned down in Stratford

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."