Police are investigating a shooting in New Haven early Thursday morning that left a 25-year-old man with life-threatening injuries.
Detectives who were working in the area heard gunfire coming from the 200 block of Ferry Street at 12:50 a.m., responded and found 25-year-old Odell Maziede Carter, of New Haven.
Police said Carter was shot several times as he stood with a crowd of people on a front porch.
He was rushed to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment.
The description of the perpetrator was vague and the person ran off, according to police.
Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has information valuable to investigators is urged to call the NHPD Detective Division at 203-946-6304.