Man Killed in New Haven Shooting

"Shotspotter" Leads Police to Crime Scene


"Shotspotter" led New Haven Police to a crime scene early Sunday where they found one man dead from a gunshot wound.

Police were called to the area of 635 Elm Street at 2:42 a.m. after the system detected gunshots in the area.

As officers responded to the call, several 911 calls came in reporting a crash in the area.

When police arrived, they found a man had been involved in a one-car accident and was also suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

He was taken to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Police are not releasing the victim's identity yet.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the New Haven Police Department at 203-946-6316.

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