Arrest made in 2018 slaying at Bridgeport’s Sunny Side Inn

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Police in Bridgeport made an arrest today in a killing that happened almost a year ago.

Glenn Pettway was arrested this morning and is being held on $1 million bond.

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Police say Pettway killed Alfanso Anderson at the Sunny Side Inn on Lake Street last February, while trying to collect a debt.

Anderson appears to be an innocent victim who was mistakenly identified as the man who owed the debt, according to authorities.

Pettway is facing several charges, including felony murder.

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