Slain Fairfield couple remembered one year later

? Family members, friends and business owners remembered a Fairfield couple that was shot to death one year ago Thursday during a robbery at their jewelry store. Investigators say Tim and Kim Donnelly

News 12 Staff

Feb 3, 2006, 2:00 AM

Updated 6,683 days ago

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Slain Fairfield couple remembered one year later
? Family members, friends and business owners remembered a Fairfield couple that was shot to death one year ago Thursday during a robbery at their jewelry store.
Investigators say Tim and Kim Donnelly were gunned down by Christopher DiMeo. DiMeo and his girlfriend were on a crime spree to feed their drug addictions.
The victims are fondly remembered as being kind and caring community members. A walkway is now named after them and although their jewelry store is now a clothing store, the new owner closed the business to mark the slaying.
Chris Donnelly plans to attend a vigil this evening with others in honor of his brother and sister-in-law.
DiMeo is currently serving a life sentence in New York for another murder.
Related article: Accused killer of Fairfield jewelers fights extradition


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