Cold Case Profiles
Twenty-year-old Keith Lalima was last seen alive at about 1 a.m. on May 7, 1981, in the area of the old Tavern on the Green on West Main Street in Norwich, CT. Mr. Lalima was involved in a physical confrontation shortly before he disappeared and it’s strongly believed that nefarious actions led to his disappearance. Mr. Lalima is a white male, 6’1” tall, 175 pounds, and was wearing a red and blue plaid shirt and blue jeans at the time he went missing. A $20,000 reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for Keith’s disappearance.
Erika was last seen on New Years Eve, December 31, 2006, in the area of Division Street in Norwich, CT. Although Erika had known substance abuse issues, she was also known to be a great mother to her two young sons. Erika has not been in contact with friends or family since that night and had not cashed several checks. Unfortunately, Erika’s remains were discovered on March 20, 2012, in a wooded area off of Oxoboxo Dam Road in Montville, CT.
On July 6, 2002 Patricia Finkel walked into Norwich Police Department to report her brother, Michael Bolen, missing. Bolen was a 19 year-old male who was living on Rogers Avenue in Norwich, Connecticut. Bolen would commonly visit his family and friends in New London, CT. Bolen frequented Sarge’s Comics in New London, CT where he met several friends. Through investigation, it was determined Bolen was last seen on Christmas Day 2001 when he left his parent’s house in New London and returned to Norwich, CT. Through several witness interviews, Bolen, his roommate and an acquaintance were engaged in an argument at his residence on Rogers Avenue. Bolen allegedly left the residence after the argument and walked down Rogers Avenue toward Laurel Hill Avenue.