Thea Digiammerino

17-Year-Old's Death Under Investigation in New London

New London police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old boy.

Police said emergency crews were called to a home in the area of Linden Street and Ocean Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Monday for a report of an unconscious 17-year-old who was not breathing. The teen was rushed to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has not been identified.

New London police, the New London County State's Attorney’s Office and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner are all investigating.

The cause of death has not yet been determined.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the New London Police Department's Detective Division at 860-447-1481 or anonymous information may be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip plus the information to Tip411 (847411).

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