One Dead in New Haven Shooting

One man is dead after an early morning shooting in New Haven.

According to police, officers were dispatched to Kensington St. between Chapel St. and Edgewood Ave. around 1:30 a.m. after ShotSpotter reported a single gunshot.

When officers arrived, they located Daryl Wayne Belton lying in the street suffering from one gunshot wound to the back.

Belton was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Witness told police that Belton was with other people in the street when he was shot.

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the shooter or any persons or vehicles that maybe involved.

If you have any information , call police at 203-946-6304. Calls may be made anonymously. 

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