Police Investigate Shooting Outside New Year’s Eve Party in Cromwell

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    One person was shot as a New Year's Eve party was breaking up in Cromwell this morning.

    One person was shot early this morning as a New Year’s Eve party was breaking up at a hotel in Cromwell. 

    The shooting happened at the Crowne Plaza at 100 Berlin Road at 2:41 a.m.

    Police said a party was ending and several people were in the parking lot when several gunshots rang out behind the building near the parking garage.

    One victim was shot and was taken to an area hospital to be treated. The injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

    Cromwell detectives are investigating.

    No additional information has been released.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Cromwell police at 860-635-2256.

    This was one of two shootings at Connecticut hotels early this morning.

    A 20-year-old New Haven man is in critical condition after being shot in the head in New Haven.

    Police said the shooting happened at the back of the La Quinta Inn, which had rented out several rooms to New Haven residents for a New Year's Eve party.