Man in Stable Condition After Shooting in Norwich

Norwich Police vehicle

A man is in critical condition after a shooting in Norwich early Tuesday morning.

Officers received numerous 911 calls for a reported shooting near Convent Avenue around 12:15 a.m.

When police arrived, they said they found a 23-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. He is stable condition at Backus Hospital.

Investigators said they believe the man was targeted, but they have not identified the shooter.

Police said the person or people involved were in a white Ford Fusion with a sunroof and it had dark tire rims and tinted windows.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Norwich Police Department at (860) 886-5561 or the anonymous tip line (860) 886-5561, extension 4. Case Detective Callender can also be contacted at (860) 886-5561 Ext. 3154 or email at

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